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History Modern A level at King Edward VI Sixth Form College

Course description

Modern History (19th and 20th centuries) focusing on Britain, Russia and Germany

We aim to:

  • Develop your understanding of how and why societies change
  • Stimulate your thinking and your powers of analysis
  • Develop your ability to express your views on a range of questions

    You will experience a wide range of teaching and learning approaches during the course, and you will develop important academic and career skills: research, analysis, synopsis, argument and synthesis. For both courses the A2 year includes a coursework element, but there is no coursework at AS level.

Entry requirements

No previous knowledge of history is assumed, although a GCSE in History can be helpful.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact King Edward VI Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 01 October 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Course code: 36000511644092


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