History

Head of Department: Miss K Lewis

Examination Board:  Edexcel

 

AS and A Level

We follow a specification offered by Edexcel (Route G: Nationalism, dictatorship and democracy in twentieth century Europe). In Year 12 we study two units. The first is a study of ‘Germany and West Germany, 1918-1989’. In parallel pupils’ study ‘The rise and fall of fascism in Italy c. 1911-1946’. In Year 13 we will study one unit on a period of British history; this will be a study of ‘Protest, Agitation and parliamentary reform in Britain c 1780 – 1928’. The second unit is coursework; this will focus on the ‘Origins of the First World War’. See more at: http://qualifications.pearson.com/content/dam/pdf/A%20Level/History/2015/Specification%20and%20sample%20assessments/9781446914366_GCE_2015_A_HIST.pdf