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Humanities AS Level at Aylesbury College

Course description

Using a variety of skills learnt in humanities, including social history, RS, and geography, this AS Humanities course will allow progression from a broad range of GCSE humanities and social sciences qualifications

Course content

You will learn how to promote an interdisciplinary and multi-faceted approach to complex questions where techniques from a range of disciplines are applicable, as part of a holistic intellectual approach. You will develop useful transferable skills such as the ability to analyse and evaluate a wide range of materials in a wide range of different contexts – skills which are highly valued by employers and HE alike. The course allows candidates to develop some wide ranging and relevant subject specific knowledge across a broadly based disciplinary footprint.


Example modules Unit G101 themes: Industrialisation and Urbanisation Contact with Nature and the Aesthetic Response to the Natural World Natural Resource Depletion Ecological Damage and Environmental Crisis, Sustainability Unit G102 themes: Conflict and Coexistence


Entry requirements

5 A*-C grade GCSEs, including Maths and English, with a B grade in the subjects related to this A Level.


2 June exams. There is no coursework at AS level.

Future opportunities

Further study in Higher Education at degree level.

Law, teaching, event planning

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aylesbury College directly.

Last updated date: 21 January 2016

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