GCSE History covers a range of topics and time periods which makes the subject fascinating to study.
Students are required to cover:
- A period study in the form of Russia Tsardom and Communism,1894–1945.
- A thematic study - Conflict and tension between East and West, 1945–1972.
- A wider world depth study - Power and the people: c1170 to the present day
- A British depth study including the historic environment - Restoration England, 1660–1685.
In History, you will learn a range of transferable skills; these are skills you can use in a huge variety of different jobs. These skills include: analysis, presentation writing, using evidence to form and explain your own judgements. History is also a subject respected by employers and universities.