Exam Board: AQA
Course Content: Year 12
Breadth topic: The Tudors: England 1485-1603 including Henry VII and Henry VIII.
Depth Topic: Italy, Fascism WWI and Mussolini 1900-1945
Course Content: Year 13
Breadth topic: The Tudors: England 1485-1603 including Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I.
Depth Topic: Italy, Fascism, WWII and Mussolini 1900-1945
Historical Investigation Coursework: Research essay on a topic of your choice.
This qualification is linear; students will sit all exams at the end of their two-year course.
80% examination and 20% coursework
Developing skills of communication, analysis, argument and thinking makes History is ideal for a variety of careers including Law, Media, Management, Police and Teaching as well as Heritage work.
Grade 6 History GCSE, ideally with a Grade 6 in English Language as well. History is best selected with a combination of other A level courses.