Accessibility links

History A Level at John Taylor High School Academy

Course description

Breadth topic: The Tudors: England 1485-1603 including Edward VI, Mary I and Elizabeth I in year 13.

Depth Topic: Italy, Fascism and Mussolini 1900-1945

Historical Investigation: Research essay on any topic of your choice.

Entry requirements

Grade B GCSE History. Students without GCSE History will also be considered. An enthusiasm for History is essential.


This qualification is linear, students will sit all exams at the end of their two-year course.

A Level – 80% examination and 20% coursework

Future opportunities

Developing skills of communication, analysis, argument and thinking makes History is ideal for a variety of careers including Law, Media, Management and Teaching as well as Archivist and Museum work.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Taylor High School Academy directly.

Last updated date: 17 August 2017
Provider logo

Key information