GCSE Year 10 & 11

Topics Covered

Students follow the AQA exam board and will sit two exams at the end of Year 11. Both papers are two hours each.

Paper 1: Understanding the modern world

America, 1840–1895: Expansion and consolidation

Conflict and tension, 1894–1918

Paper 2: Shaping the nation

Britain: Health and the people: c1000 to the present day

Elizabethan England, c1568–1603.

Assessment Information

Over the two year course students will be assessed regularly during lesson time and at least once a Half Term formally. There is no coursework in GCSE History.