Key Stage 5

The A-level History courses consist of 4 modules. Three are examination based and the fourth comprises the coursework unit. The units currently studied aim to extend, contrast and widen the work that has been undertaken at GCSE and lower down in the school. The units are:

Unit 1: Russia 1917 - 1991 from the Lenin to Yeltsin

Unit2: Mao's China, 1949 - 1976

Unit 3: Britain, losing and gaining an Empire, 1763 - 1914

Unit 4: Coursework on 'Was Germany to blame for the outbreak of the First World War?'