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History

STAFFING

Mr Carter
Mr Fitzgerald
Mrs Lindsay
Mrs Thomas

Mrs K. Mason is our invaluable support member of staff.

HISTORY COURSES

KEY STAGE 3

Please see this PDF Document

KEY STAGE 4

The History department follows the AQA GCSE syllabus. Year 11 in 2016-2017 are the last year to follow course 9145

The detailed specification for this course can be found online here

There are 2 exams and one piece of Controlled Assessment.

Students starting history in September 2016 follow a new specification

 A detailed specification can be found here

There are 4 units to the course.  We have chosen the following units.  There are 2 exam papers.

  1. Paper 1: Understanding the modern world
    Germany, 1890–1945: Democracy and dictatorship
  2. Section B: Wider world depth studies
    Conflict and tension, 1894–1918
  3. Paper 2: Shaping the Nation:
     Britain: Health and the people: c1000 to the present day
  4. British Depth Study
    Elizabethan England, c1568–1603