Home and Online Classical Civilisation Tuition in Warwick

We're better than tutors. We're teachers ready to work for you.

Why do parents choose us? ... because teachers
tiny swoosh
do it best

icon1

Only real teachers

Because we only ever work with real UK teachers you will always get a highly experienced teacher who is safe, reliable and up to speed with the current curriculum and exam requirements. We vet all 20,000+ tutors, and they are all DBS checked.

icon1

Group tuition from £20 ph

Team up with other families to create a small tuition group at your home or online. Children should be of similar ages, abilities and ambitions. The tuition fee will automatically be divided equally among your group. Learn more

icon1

First lesson guaranteed

We're almost certain you will be happy with your choice of teacher, but if the first lesson is not a success, for whatever reason, you will not be charged for the lesson and we will immediately look to find you an alternative teacher.

A selection of Warwick Classical Civilisation teachers

See more teachers
Carmela F

Dr Carmela F

Classical Civilisation

Warwick


Subjects taught:
Primary, SEN, English, History, Latin, EFL or ESL, 13+, Common Entrance Exams, Classical Civilisation, English Language, School Entrance Exams, SATs, 11+
Qualifications:
Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) Latin with Classics, King’s College London (2015). DPhil Classical Archaeology, University of Oxford, Wolfson College (2014). Advanced Diploma (Hons) (Italian PhD), School of Advanced Study in Classical Archaeology, University of Catania, Italy (2007). BA (Hons) Classics, University of Palermo, Italy (2003).
William I

Mr William I

Classical Civilisation

Warwick


Subjects taught:
Maths, Latin, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance Exams, Greek, 11+, 13+, Classical Civilisation
Qualifications:
CELTA, Warwickshire College (2012), MA, Oxford University (1987). PGCE Classics, Nottingham University (1984). BA Literae Humaniores, Oxford University (1982).
Clive M

Mr Clive M

Classical Civilisation

Warwick


Subjects taught:
Latin, School Entrance Exams, Classical Civilisation, Greek, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Classics and Classical Languages, Kings College London (1980). BA (Hons) Classics and Classical Languages, Royal Holloway, University of London (1979).
Stephanie B

Miss Stephanie B

Classical Civilisation

Warwick


Subjects taught:
French, Latin, Common Entrance Exams, 13+, School Entrance Exams, Classical Civilisation, Greek
Qualifications:
PGCE Secondary Classics, University of Sussex (2020). MSc Linguistics: Evolution of Language and Cognition, University of Edinburgh (2018). BA (Hons) Classics (focus: Ancient Languages) and French, University of Exeter (2014).
Andrew D

Mr Andrew D

Classical Civilisation

Warwick


Subjects taught:
SEN, Latin, Classical Civilisation, Common Entrance Exams, Greek, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
PGCE Classics, Exeter University (1983). BA (Hons), Exeter University (1982).

View or contact
available
circle swoosh
teachers now

£0 ph Face-to-Face Tuition


flag
I consent to the storage of my data.




Waht is Classical Civilisation?

Students do not need experience of either the Latin or Ancient Greek languages, as all of the texts are studied in English translation; all a student needs is an interest in mythology, the ancient world and its cultures. Classical Civilisation involves interesting discussions that are directly relevant to today's world with topics covered including: women in the ancient world; religious beliefs; ancient acts of intolerance.

GCSE Classical Civilisation Tuition

GCSE Classical Civilisation provides students with a broad, coherent and rewarding study of the literature and culture of the classical (Greco-Roman) world drawn from the time period 3000 BCE to 500 CE. GCSE students study elements of literature and the visual and material culture of Greece and Rome and develop an understanding of their social, historical and cultural contexts.

The major topics studied at GCSE level are: (1) Myth and Religion - the study of the roles, symbols and depictions of the Greek and Roman gods, their festivals and temples, mythology and ancient beliefs in the Underworld. (2) The Homeric World - focusing on Homer's Odyssey, including an analysis of the characters and plots, as well as the themes of fate, revenge and justice. It also includes a study of real life in the Mycenean age, through various sites and artefacts.

A-Level Classical Civilisation Tuition

A-Level Classical Civilisation includes the study of myths, literature, history, politics, art and architecture, philosophy and the way people lived in Greece and Rome. The A-Level topics are: (1) Society: relationships within the household, between the household and the wider community and between different communities. (2) Myths: heroes, villains, monsters. (3) Religion: portrayal of gods, attitudes to gods and the role of religion. (4) Values: concepts of heroism, honour, duty, virtue, justice and the good life. (5) Politics and leadership: bases of power, attitudes to those in power, accountability of those in power, processes for making decisions and resolving disputes, plus attitudes to war and peace. (6) History: a study of specific periods of Greek and Roman History.

If you are looking to apply to university, Classical Civilisation can be extremely useful. You not only acquire specific Classical knowledge, but also important transferable skills such as analysing sources and developing independent, critical and evaluative approaches. You learn to formulate and support an argument and develop a valuable understanding of cultures very different to your own.

How are Warwick schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Warwick (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Warwick primary school performance:

The Warwick area has 36 primary schools (one of the top being St Peter's Catholic Primary School with 33% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“This is a good school. The ethos for learning is extremely good and reflects the Christian and family values that permeate the whole school. The attainment of pupils is above average and rising. In reading and mathematics, attainment is particularly high. Pupils speak well and their writing is frequently detailed and expressive. However, spelling is often inaccurate due to carelessness, and untidy handwriting masks the high quality and detail of what is written. Pupils' progress is good and steadily improving, though more slowly in writing than in other areas.”

The Warwick local authority has an average of 66% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 11% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Warwick secondary school performance:

The Warwick area has 14 secondary schools (one of the top being Aylesford School Warwick with 49% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Pupils’ outcomes in the secondary phase are good. In 2017, pupils’ progress by the end of key stage 4 was at the national average. Current secondary pupils are making strong progress in a wide range of subjects.”

The Warwick local authority has an average of 50% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 96% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Warwick Ofsted ratings:

72% of Warwick schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 4 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website

Cookies
Manage