History

  • Do you have an enquiring mind?
  • Do you enjoy a good debate?
  • Want to know more about who you are and why the world around you is the way it is?
  • Enjoy a challenge? Yes?
  • Then History is the subject for you!
  • Studying History can prepare you for whatever you chose to do in the future.
  • History gives you the skills and knowledge to take part in society and become a well rounded confident individual who is not afraid to ask questions.

Overview of GCSE History  

(9-1 History)

  • British Thematic Study with Historic Environment (Medicine in Britain 1250-present and the Western Front)
  • Modern depth study (Germany 1918-39)
  • Anglo-Saxon and Norman England c1060-1088
  • Superpower Relations and the Cold War, 1941-1991
  • 3 terminal examinations.

Further information can be found on the Edexcel website: https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-gcses/history

Useful links and documents

Secondary History Policy