History AS/A-Level at Shire Oak Academy
This course consists of 5 units.
- Unit 1 - The Tudors: England, 1485 - 1547 - 1hr 30 min exam (50% of AS grade)
- Unit 2 - Democracy and Nazism: Germany, 1918 - 1933 - 1hr 30 min exam (50% of AS grade)
- Unit 1 - The Tudors: England, 1485 - 1603 - 2hr 30min examination (40% of A level grade)
- Unit 2 - Democracy and Nazism: Germany, 1918 - 1945 - 2hr 30 min exam (40% of A level grade)
- Unit 3 - Historical Enquiry - The Civil Rights Movement in America (20% of A level grade)
Students who wish to study A-level History, will be expected to have obtained a pass at Grade C or above at GCSE in the subject. It must be stressed that given the nature of the course, a similar grade in English is advisable.
A-level History will definitely help in any university course or career involving law, politics or archaeology and many more! Ali G (Sacha Baron Cohen) studied History at Oxford. Louis Theroux, Chris Martin (Coldplay), Sting and many others studied History.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shire Oak Academy directly.