History A Level at Thomas Mills High School
A wide range of sources will be used, including local fieldwork, film, photographs, portraits and documents. TMHS History students have achieved outstanding success for many years with a substantial proportion of high grades each year. Many students have
continued to read the subject at university. The course is enjoyable and also of
great practical benefit for a wide variety of careers in law, journalism, business
or the media. History is highly regarded by employers who recognise that the skills learned are directly transferable to the world of work.
AS course consists of Unit 1 and 2. A2 course consists of all units.
Unit 1 European Period Study:
French Revolution and Napoleon 1774-1815
Unit 2 British Depth Study: England 1485– 1558: the Early Tudors including an
enquiry topic of the Mid Tudor Crises
Unit 3 Thematic study and historical interpretations
Russia and its Rulers 1855-1964
Unit 4 Topic based essay of the student’s choice
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Thomas Mills High School directly.