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History

Elliott Hudson College

Elliott Hudson College, White Rose Office Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS11 0LT

GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Level 3
60149735
History, Philosophy and Theology

Course Summary

History is a discipline that has fascinated human beings for thousands of years. It provides superb training in communication, handling of information, and thinking and reading critically invaluable skills for employers, universities, and everyday life. Our history course is a study of the making of the modern world: modern Britain; modern Europe; and modern America. Two main Units comprise 80% of the final A Level: the British Empire, 1857-1967, and Germany 1918-45. Finally, 20% of the qualification is made up of a coursework unit on the origins of America.

How will it be delivered?

Two written Exams and Non-Exam Assessment (NEA); Paper 1 - 40% of A Level, Paper 2 - 40% of A Level, NEA- 20% of A Level

Entry requirements

5 or more standard GCSE passes or higher (grade 4 or higher) including GCSE Maths and either English Language or English Literature at a grade 4 or above. If a student is applying for a course in a subject that they have studied at GCSE it is expected that a student would have achieved at least a standard pass (grade 4) in this subject.

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A Level History offers unique and exhilarating opportunities for both further education and employment. It is a highly respected academic qualification because of the rigorous training it gives in critical thought, research, and discursive writing; yet it is also greatly valued by employers because of the transferable skills it cultivates.

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