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AS History

Course Accreditation: AS LEVEL HISTORY                              

 

Method of Assessment:
Two units by written examination.

 

Course Content

Unit 1 - Historical Themes in Breadth

The War of the Roses in England, 1455-85
The reign of , 1485-1509

Unit 2 – British History Depth Studies

The experience of Warfare in Britain: Crimea, Boer 
The First World War 1854-1929

 

Lesson Style

Teacher led, discussion, group work, independent reading and note taking.

 

Time Allocation: 4 hours per week

 

Private Study Requirement

6 hours per week.

 

Extra Curricular Activities

WW1 Battlefields Visit
Imperial War Museum Visit

 

Advisable for the following Careers

Law, Journalism, Teaching.

 

Good Combination With

Politics, English, Sociology, Psychology, Geography.

 

Link Tutor: Ms K Armstrong

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