A Level History

Exam Board


Pass Rate 



80% Exam
20% Coursework

Entry Requirements

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About The Course

A good foundation for any future is the understanding of what happened in our past. This course takes you through over 250 years’ worth of humanity, with that depth of knowledge you are sure to put your distinct mark on history.

Course Structure:

Route A: 18th-20th Century History
In search of the American Dream: the USA, 1917-96
South Africa, 1948-94: segregation to 'rainbow nation'
Britain: Losing and Gaining an Empire, 1763-1914

Route B: 16th-17th Century History
England, 1509-1603: authority, nation and religion (the Tudors)
The Dutch Revolt, 1563-1609 (the Spanish empire)
The witch craze in Britain, Europe and North America, 1580-1750