|Subject||Advanced Level History|
|Order of Units||
Unit 1 - Paper 1B: England, 1509–1603: authority, nation and religion
2 hours and 15 minutes written examination. Sat in the summer of Year 12 for AS and Year 13 for A Level.
60% of AS grade, 30% of A Level grade.
Unit 2 – Paper 2B.1: Luther and the German Reformation, c1515–55
1 hour and 30 minutes written examination. Sat in the summer of Year 12 for AS and Year 13 for A Level.
40% of AS grade, 20% of A Level grade.
Unit 3 – Paper 3 Civil Rights and Race Relations in the USA, C1850-2009.
2 hours and 15 minutes written examination. Sat in the summer of Year 13 for A Level.
30% of A Level grade.
Unit 4 HISTORICAL ENQUIRY
Coursework unit which is completed by May of Y13.
20% of A Level grade.
It is recommended that students should purchase the Edexcel A Level Textbook which covers the two topics for Units 1 & 2 which are studied in Year 12. See the link below:
Lesson resources including presentations, and past exam papers & examiner reports can be accessed via MS Teams once students have enrolled on the course.
|Expected Homework Hours Per Week||
A minimum of 4 to 5 hours a week of personal independent study is expected in order to meet deadlines and ensure work is completed to a high standard.
It is recommended that during this time students should be working on revision notes or researching around topics to secure your understanding prior to the exam.
|Learning Platforms Used||All lessons, assignments and homework will be set virtually on MS Teams, this is also the platform used for the class to share resources, ideas and communicate with their teachers.|
|Submission of Bridging Work||Please send your completed bridging packs to: firstname.lastname@example.org|