History AS Level at City of Wolverhampton College
During this course you will study:
- Tsarist Russia 1855-1917 (AS)
- Life in Nazi Germany 1933-1945 (AS)
- The Making of Modern Britain 1951-2007 (A2)
- Historical Investigation (A2)
Are you passionate about discovering how the world today has developed?
Are you interested in analysing events from the past and hoping to improve the future?
Then this is the right course for you!
A Level History brings together the study of history, culture, politics, economics, sociology and psychology. It is an exciting subject that encourages you to question events of the past and to draw your own conclusions. As part of your course you will learn about how Lenin came to power in Russia, why a large proportion of German society voted Hitler to power, the birth of the teenager in modern Britain and whether the swinging sixties really deserve that title.
History is a well-respected subject and welcomed by all universities, while the skills you learn are highly valued by employers in all career paths.
To access this course you are required to have:
Five or more GCSEs at Grade C including English or maths (specified which for some courses)
You will be assessed by three exams and one piece of 3,500 word coursework.
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
Pursue a career in a range of areas including law, civil service, education, journalism, business, finance, intelligence work, publishing, archeology, museum work, heritage or the armed forces
Progress on to Higher Education, employment or an apprenticeship
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Wolverhampton College directly.