History

Introduction

History is taught to all pupils in Key stage 3 and is an option subject at Key stage 4. It forms part of the E-Bacc. We aim to give pupils a sense of awareness of their place in the world as well as equip them with the skills necessary for success.

Curriculum

KS3 (2 hours per week)

Year 7

  • Introduction: What is History?
  • Theme 1 – Conflict
  • Theme 2 – Religion
  • Theme 3 – A Local Study

Year 8

  • Theme 1 – Power
  • Theme 2 – Movement and Settlement
  • Theme 3 – Empire

KS4 (3 hours per week)

Year 9 & 10

  • Weimar Germany
  • Hitlers Rise to Power
  • Nazi Germany
  • Superpower Relations
  • Origins of Cold War
  • Cold War Crisis

Year 11

  • Crime and Punishment – 18th and 19th Century
  • Crime and Punishment in Modern Britain
  • Revision Programme

Exam Board

  • Edexcel GCSE (9-1)

Exam Dates

  • To be confirmed