GCSE History at Nether Stowe School
The OCR GCSE History syllabus is over 3 units:
Unit 1: Medicine through Time (a development study)
Unit 2: Local coursework study (involving a trip to Coalbrookdale)
Unit 4: The American West (Cowboys and Indians!)
Optional Course - discussion with subject Teacher
This is an intense course where you will study two different periods and complete coursework worth 25% of your overall grade.
You could take this course to prepare for advanced level courses such as an A/AS Level in History or you may need to strengthen your grades by completing a foundation or intermediate vocational qualification. With further training, you could go into a job related to history such as a Teacher, Historian or Archaeologist. You could also go straight into employment and do further training or part time study with the support of your employer.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Staffordshire Young People's Adviser or school/college careers staff.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nether Stowe School directly.