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A Level History at Swakeleys School for Girls

Course description

History covers a wide range of concepts in a variety of countries. It is important for students to have a range of interests in historical events. Good research skills are crucial, alongside the ability to construct well researched essays.

Course content

Unit 1 – Germany and West Germany 1918 – 89

Unit 2 – The rise and fall of fascism in Italy 1911- 46

Unit 3 – The British Experience of Warfare 1790 - 1918

Unit 4 – American Civil Rights

Entry requirements

An A* to B grade in History is essential: if the subject has been studied; a B in English is required. You should also have achieved at least a C grade in English Language at GCSE.

Future opportunities

History is a much respected A level and is widely accepted for most university courses and sought by employers.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Swakeleys School for Girls directly.

Last updated date: 04 June 2015

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