Category «history»

Europeanreadinglist

Unit One: 6B The seeds of evil: the rise of National Socialism in Germany to 1933 Christopher Culpin & Ruth Henig, Modern Europe 1970-1945 (chapters 16-17), Longman ‚Advanced History™ series, 1997 Robert Johnson, Hitler and Nazi Germany, Studymates Publishing, 1999 Stephen Lee, Hitler and Nazi Germany, Routledge ‚Questions and Analysis in History™ series, 1998 G …

Faq

What do I need to know or be able to do before taking this course? It is not a requirement that you have studied History at GCSE in order to take an AS or Advanced GCE course in the subject. It is important that you have en enquiring mind, an interest in the past and …

Europeancourseassessment

  How will I be assessed? Some unit assessments test your knowledge and some test your ability to evaluate and analyse source material. Units are assessed in the following way.   Unit 1 One source based question (4-6 sources) comprising two sub-questions will be set on each of the options. The first sub-question (20 marks) …

Battle Field Trip Diaries

At the end of our three-day trip, we asked the pupils to fill out a questionnaire. Pupils respnded to questions on the best, worst, saddest and most surprising things about the Battefields tour. Here are some of their comments… Chris “The whole trip was amazing but in my eyes the best part of the trip …

Battle fields trip

THE  BATTLEFIELDS TRIP The History department offers the fantastic opportunity for GCSE pupils to visit the Battlefields of the First World War. The trip gives pupils the chance to explore various sites associated with the war ‘on the Western Front’, providing an invaluable insight into the experience of soldiers and civilians involved in one of …

About the History Department

Mr J D Leigh (JDL) – Head of History. 6th Form Tutor Mr Leigh has a particular interest in the History of American Civil Rights and a love of all things Roman. He studied a wide expanse of History at Churchill College (University of Cambridge). Mr Leigh teaches all year groups, and currently specialises in …