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AS Level History at Erasmus Darwin Academy

Course description

Course outline: In Y12: H108 • F981: Historical Explanation – British History; The Age of Consensus 1945-1990 • F984: Using Historical Evidence – Non-British History; Race & American Society 1865-1970s Y13: H508 • F986: Historical Controversy – Non-British History; Debates about the holocaust • F987: Historical Significance; Personal Study, topic of your choice

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses or to prepare for the A2 part of an Advanced GCE in History, which could lead onto higher education in History or related subjects such as English, American Studies, Politics , Archaeology or more general courses. With further training, you could go into a job related to history by seeking employment in areas of heritage such as working for a museum or within education such as a teacher. You could also go straight into a job as the AS GCE is a recognised qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff or email

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Erasmus Darwin Academy directly.

Last updated date: 07 July 2014
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