History is inescapable, it connects things through time.
All people are living histories. Understanding the linkages between past and present is absolutely basic for a good understanding of the condition of being human. That, in a nutshell, is why history matters. It is not just ‘useful’, it is essential.
WHAT WILL YOU STUDY?
- The Tudors: England 1485-1603
- Democracy and Nazism:Germany 1918-1945
- Civil Rights in the USA: 1877- 1980 (historical investigation topic)
Our A-level History course will enable you to develop useful skills in critical thinking, evaluation, analysis and interpretation. It is a qualification with currency which is valued both in higher education and employment. This qualification can lead to careers in teaching, journalism, broadcasting, law, business, government, museums and many more.