History

Mrs. S. Chater

Head of Department

Curriculum

Specifications

GCSE – AQA- 2 exams at the end of year 11. Both exams = 2 hours

Extra-Curricular

When possible, the department takes GCSE students on an Elizabethan site. The location of this is set by the exam board and changes each year.

Revision

At GSCE students are issued with ‘Student Information Booklets’ which contain revision checklists, key words, knowledge organisers and past exam questions. Recommended revision guides are published by OXFORD (America 1920-1973, Elizabethan England c1568-1603, Conflict and Tension in Asia 1950-1975, Health & People c1000-present).

History Long Term Plan

Autumn 1Autumn 2Spring 1Spring 2Summer 1Summer 2
Year 9Causes of World War OneTrench Warfare/ WWI Home FrontLeadership concepts- Democracy, Dictatorship, Capitalism, CommunismLeadership- HitlerLeadership- StalinGCSE America 1920s
Year 10America 1930sAmerica Post-WarConflict in Asia- KoreaConflict in Asia- VietnamElizabethan EnglandElizabethan England
Year 11Health & PeopleHealth & PeopleElizabethan SiteRevisionRevision