History

History



Entry Requirement: GCSE History Grade 6

Why choose History at A level?

How is  A level History viewed by universities?

How does A level History affect my life chances?

What do we study in History?

Y12

Y13

  • The Age of the Crusades, c.1071-1149
  • The Making of Modern Britain, 1951-1979
  • The Age of the Crusades, c.1149-1204
  • The Making  of Modern Britain, 1979-2007

What exam board do we use?

AQA (www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/history/as-and-a-level)

How will A-level History be assessed?

The Age of the Crusades, c1071-1204

The Making of Modern Britain, 1951-2007

  • 2 hour 30 minute written exam
  • 40% of final grade
 
  • 2 hour 30 minute written exam
  • 40% of final grade

Historical Enquiry or coursework (non-examined unit).

 

  • Approximately 4000 words.
  • 20% of A-level grade.


If you have any further questions regarding A-level History at Beverley J6 please get in touch:

Miss Brownell - Head of History, BHS s.brownell@beverleyhigh.net 

Mr Jackson - Head of History, BGS p.jackson@beverleygrammar.co.uk