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History A Level at Marriotts School

Course description

Three units will be studied over the course of two years:

  • Historical themes in breadth (Tsarist and Communist Russia)
  • British History Depth Studies (The English Revolution)
  • Historical Enquiry (The Cold War).

Entry requirements

Students require at least a B grade at GCSE in History or English Literature to study History at A level.


Two units will be assessed by examination; the Historical Enquiry (coursework) will be an internally assessed unit.

Future opportunities

History is a useful subject to study if you are interested in careers in the following areas:

  • Law
  • Business
  • Government
  • Education
  • Politics
  • Academia
  • Journalism.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Marriotts School directly.

Last updated date: 21 February 2017
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