Resources: Data and surveys

Here are links to some useful data on classics teaching in the UK and USA. 

The author Steven Hunt bears no responsibility for the functioning or accuracy of the links provided here. 

 

University Outreach

Many of the UK Universities offer outreach programmes for Classics – for teachers and for students. See the links below.

 

The Council for University Classics Departments has written a helpful guide for university outreach officers to get them started in post. It can be accessed here.

 

Numbers of students taking GCSE and A level exams in England and Wales

 

A year-by-year breakdown 2004-present examinations can be found on the CUCD website (includes university entrance figures).

 

Quick glance below: (Source: OCR 2019)

 

Latin:

OCR Entry Level 2019: 896

WJEC Level 1 Certificate Latin Language 2019: 672

WJEC Level 1 Certificate Latin Language and Roman Civilisation 2019: 253

WJEC Level 1 Certificate Latin Literature 2019: Discontinued

WJEC Level 2 Certificate Latin Language 2019: 145

WJEC Level 2 Certificate Latin Language and Roman Civilisation 2019: 120

WJEC Level 2 Certificate Latin Literature 2019: Discontinued

OCR Short-course GCSE 2019: Discontinued

OCR GCSE 2019: 6934

Edquas GCSE: 2656 

OCR AS Level 2019: 127

OCR A Level 2019: 1121

 

Ancient Greek

OCR Entry Level 2019: Discontinued

OCR Short-course GCSE 2019: Discontinued

OCR GCSE 2019: 1204

OCR AS Level 2019: 26

OCR A Level 2019: 213

 

Classical Civilisation

OCR Short-course GCSE 2019: Discntinued

OCR GCSE 2019: 3616

OCR AS Level 2019: 467

OCR A Level 2019: 2946

 

Ancient History

OCR Short Course GCSE 2019: Discontuned

OCR GCSE 2019: 908

OCR AS Level 2019: 195

OCR A Level 2019: 676 

 

Classics

OCR AS Level 2019: Discontinued

OCR A Level 2019: Discontinued

 
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