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History at Hall Park Academy

Course description

History gives you skills that are highly regarded by universities and employers: the ability to collect and analyse information to present coherent, confident arguments both orally and in writing.

Course content

Students will study the radical reform movement in Britain in the early 19th c entury along with the rise of Napoleon Bonaparte and the French Empire.  At A2 there is a choice of historical periods to study, mixing elements of British and European studies.  The range requires students to investigate problems in order to create and analyse reasoned arguments.

Entry requirements

You will need at least a grade C at GCSE.  For further information talk to your history teacher or attend the Post-16 Open Evening.


You need good attendance and punctuality throughout the course to pass each module and improve your skills.  At the end of Year 12 and Year 13 you will be examined in the modules you have studied.

Future opportunities

Historians can be found in all walks of life: government, the law, media and even the entertainment industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hall Park Academy directly.

Last updated date: 03 November 2017

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