History

GCSE

What will you learn?

  • To analyse evidence and make judgements

  • To question everything and not take everything at face value

  • To learn how and why the world we live in was created

What resources will I need?

  • We would recommend you purchase the Oxford University Press revision guides to support your learning


How will you be assessed?

  • Paper 1 - Understanding the modern world

    • Germany, 1890 - 1945 : Democracy and dictatorship

    • Conflict and tension between East and West, 1945 - 1972

  • Paper 2 - Shaping the nation

    • Britain: Health and the people: c1000 to the present day

    • Elizabethan England; 1568 - 1603

Where can this subject take you in the future?

  • History is a well respected subject at university

  • Law

  • Politics

  • Researcher

  • Teacher

  • Civil service

  • Author

  • Journalism

  • Data analyst