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History at The Beaconsfield School

Course description

The course covers a broad range of historical topics that will enlighten, intrigue and amaze.

History A Level is focussed on encouraging students to understand and think intelligently about aspects of modern and medieval history. It involves much more than merely learning vast amounts of factual information. Of course, there is a lot to learn and you will immediately notice how much greater detail each topic is covered than at GCSE level. However, the aspect of History that most students find most rewarding is the attempt to understand, evaluate and analyse the past.

Entry requirements

You must have 7 GCSEs at grades A*- C including English and Maths.You will also need to have gained a B grade in History GCSE.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 28 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years