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History - A2 at Wallington County Grammar School

Course description

A2 History will appeal to students who: have an interest in the way the world has developed; enjoy investigation and discovery; enjoy debate and putting forward a well argued case; want to improve their skills of analysis and expression; and want to study a subject that will prepare them for a wide range of careers. Many courses at higher tducation will have a historical content, or will require you to use skills developed in History, particularly the analysis and interpretation of a wide range of source materials. Scientists will find that A Level History will provide excellent evidence of breadth in their ability.

Future opportunities

Career options include working in the heritage field, such as working for a museum, or within education as a teacher.History is good preparation for a number of courses at degree level including History, History of Art, Archaeology, Anthropology and Classics, plus more specific courses such as American Studies and Modern Studies. Additionally, the skills and content will be useful for degrees in International Relations, Politics, Economics, Social Science, Law, Journalism, English Literature and Philosophy.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wallington County Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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