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History A-level at South Essex College

Course description

This course will give you the knowledge and skills required to go on to higher education and pursue a career in this field.

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Entry requirements

  • British history consisting of the study of the Tudor Dynasty from 1483 to 1603
  • European history dealing with Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945
  • Tsarist and Soviet Russia from 1855 to 1991

Year one:

  • change and consolidation
  • historical issues: periods of change

Year two:

  • the state and the people: change and continuity
  • historical enquiry


  • English language at grade six/grade B or above
  • maths at grade four/grade C or above
  • three additional GCSEs at grade C or above

Financial information

  • exams: 100%

Future opportunities

FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment

Further information

You may progress to university or college. Alternatively, an A-level in history may be used for entry into a wide variety of occupations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Essex College directly.

Last updated date: 25 January 2017
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