History


  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3
YEAR 7 Key Skills Classical Civilizations Classical Civilizations/Tudors and Stuarts Tudors and Stuarts Tudors and Stuarts/ Crime and Punishment Thematic Study Crime and Punishment Thematic Study
YEAR 8 World War One World War One World War Two World War Two and Genocide Power and the People Thematic Study Power and the People Thematic Study
YEAR 9 Germany 1870-1945 Germany 1870-1945 Germany 1870-1945 Germany 1870-1945 Conflict and Tension 1918-1939 Conflict and Tension 1918-1939
YEAR 10 Conflict and Tension 1918-1939 Britain: Health and the people: c1000Ad to the Present Day Britain: Health and the people: c1000Ad to the Present Day Britain: Health and the people: c1000Ad to the Present Day Elizabethan England Elizabethan England
YEAR 11 Elizabethan England Elizabethan England Exam Preparation Exam Preparation Exam Preparation  

In June 2018 the History Department is embarking on its first overseas field trip. Students will be given the opportunity to visit the sites of the First World War battlefields and pay their respects to the fallen soldiers. This immersive experience is sure to bring History to life.

Working in conjunction with Blackpool Sixth Form, the History department also runs a Classical History Club. Students are invited to attend to learn about the fascinating History of Ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome.

 

What qualification will I get?

GCSE History.

How will I be assessed?

Students will be assessed on their ability to select and use a form and style of writing appropriate to purpose and to complex subject matter organise relevant information clearly and coherently, using specialist vocabulary when appropriate.

What can this course lead to?

The qualification provides a range of key historical contexts and events. Students will gain an introduction to the key concepts and contexts of history enabling progression to Advanced Subsidiary and Advanced GCE History courses suitable for entry onto course at the 6th Form College and Blackpool & Fylde College.