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AS/A2: History at Stephenson Studio School

Course description

HISTORY What is history? This is not simply learning the facts of the past but analysing key historical events and developments to better understand the modern world. History allows us to look at a vast array of other subjects such as politics, economics, psychology, geography, medicine and other sciences in order to understand why things are as they are.

Entry requirements

5 A*-C GCSE's or equivalent and at least grade B at GCSE for this or a related subject

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Future opportunities

History compliments most other subjects: The literacy and communication skills developed fit in well with subjects like English, classics and religious studies The analytical skills complement maths and sciences very well Linguists and geographers are also very welcome – an international outlook is always useful History is a highly regarded subject and admissions tutors will see a good grade as proof of intelligence, regardless of what you go on to do next. The skills of assimilating and analysing information and formulating and communicating arguments are ones which employers in business, law, journalism and the civil service are always keen on. Your particular expertise might also take you into areas like research, museums, the arts and teaching.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Stephenson Studio School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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