A Level History

1. Qualification details

Qualification name GCE A Level in History
Qualification level Level 3
Awarding organisation Assessment & Qualifications Alliance
Course webpage http://1sw3o542y91y3gypmi37jnvz.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/prospectus_2020-21-printready.pdf
Course type Full time
Course start date 01 September 2020
Additional price description 16-19 Bursary Fund available for households with an income under £30000 per annum
Attendance pattern Daytime/working hours

2. Course description

Having A-Level History can open you up to a world of possibilities. The course gives you skills in writing, contextual knowledge and research skills. Universities and employers look incredibly favourably upon applicants with A-Level History. Amongst the many courses where A-level history is required such as modern history, ancient history, archaeology, amongst others there are a number of courses where history at A-level is desirable such as law. Possible career possibilities from studying A-level history include being a teacher, museum curator, excavator, researchers, lawyer, various television roles, author and many more.

3. Entry requirements

5 x grade 4 or above including English Language and Maths. Grade 5 in at least two essay based subjects.

4. Equipment required

No equipment required

5. Assessment method

At A-Level students will sit exams in components 1 and 2. Both exams will have 3 questions: 1 compulsory source question and a choice of 3 essay questions. Students will also submit component 3 their historical investigation – a non-examined assessment element.

6. Venue

Name Bluecoat Academy Sixth Form - Aspley Campus
Address Aspley Lane
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Email post16@bluecoat.uk.com
Phone 0115 9007215
Website http://www.bluecoataspley.co.uk

7. Other dates and venues

Venue Start date Options
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