All about our History A Level Linear Yr 1 course:

A taste...

Study North Korea, the west and Russian tensions and the Cold War.

The details

Learn about British politics, international relations and the nature of power by exploring contemporary Britain, post industrialisation and Brexit.

How is this course assessed?

This course is assessed through 20% coursework and 80% exams, one on the Cold war and one on Britain.

What Enrichment activities support this course?

You will attend historical exhibitions in London, Parliament, the Imperial War museum and take part in various open lectures discussing the latest history publications. In June, participate in our link programme with the history department of Queen Mary's University in London; last year one student secured an unconditional offer to study history from Queen Mary's via this route.

What about careers?

History will prepare you well for careers in Law, Journalism, the Civil Service, Teaching, Management and Business.

Which other courses does this combine well with?

Combines well with; English Language, English Language & Literature, English Literature, French, Geography, Government & Politics, History, Journalism, Religious Studies, Sociology & Spanish.

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