Type of qualification – A Level
Exam Board – OCR
A level History at S6C covers nearly 1000 years of history from the Crusades to 20th century British politics.
This course will not only introduce you to an impressive range of histories covering medieval, early modern and modern periods, but also to social, political and religious issues giving you the best possible preparation for further study in any humanities area.
You will learn how to form detailed and evidence-based arguments on a range of topics, whilst developing your skills of independent analysis.
History provides a firm basis for study at degree level in a multitude of disciplines. It is a highly valued subject and considered by employers to provide a wide range of skills which are readily transferable to the world of work.
British History 1930-1997
The Crusades and the Crusader States
Trip to Churchill War Rooms
Student Financial Contribution: Purchase of course textbooks
Þ Minimum 5 GCSES at grade 4 or above
Þ At least grade 6 in GCSE History and 5 in GCSE English
What Our Students Think
“There is never a dull moment in class. I have never worked so hard but I love it!”
Gabriel, previously Avon Valley College