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History - A Level at Katharine Lady Berkeley's School

Course description

The Department offers a modular course which aims to stimulate interest in and promote the study of history. It also aims to:

• develop a coherent knowledge of the past – both within and across the topics chosen;

• develop and apply understanding of historical concepts – including explanation, evidence, interpretations and significance;

• develop the techniques of critical thinking in a historical context – and the skills necessary to analyse and solve historical problems;

• develop critical awareness of a range of historical dimensions – conditional and contingent, synchronic and diachronic;

• develop the ability to communicate historical arguments and conclusions clearly and succinctly with reference to appropriate historical terminology.

Entry requirements

5 in History.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Katharine Lady Berkeley's School directly.

Last updated date: 21 November 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years