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History at Bedlingtonshire Community High School

Course description

Studying History at AS Level provides the opportunity for students to further their historic knowledge, skills and understanding in a friendly environment will like-minded people. Students are given the opportunity to study History at AS Level through the exam board AQA. Two 20th century History modules on Stalin’s Russia and Britain 1906 - 1951 will help students explore and analyse different opinions and actions.

History at AS level offers the students a chance to study lively and attractive material, while also offering guidance on the key terms, events and issues. Thought provoking activities and questions are used in a way that is designed to advance students’ understanding, think for themselves, share ideas with others and develop their knowledge and skills needed to achieve their full potential.

History is a challenging yet extremely popular course as it provides students with an excellent grounding in for Higher Education.

Entry requirements

  • Ability to evaluate historical documents - how far can you trust them? How useful are they?
  • Ability to express your own opinion
  • Research skills

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bedlingtonshire Community High School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years