Key Stage 5
The history department offers the OCR A Level History course, which is assessed with three exams and a coursework component.
In Year 12, the students will study:
Unit 1: The Early Stuarts and the Origins of the Civil War 1603-1660. Enquiry topic – The execution of Charles I and the Interregnum 1646 – 1660
Unit 2: Russia 1894 – 1941
In Year 13, the students cover:
Unit 3: China and its ruler 1839-1989
Unit 4: Topic-based enquiry into the USA or Germany in the nineteenth and twentieth century