• Abbey College, Abbey Road, Hollow Lane, Ramsey Cambridgeshire PE26 1DG

History A Level

What does the A Level Course look like at Abbey College?

Our specification: H505 (History A) https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/as-and-a-level/history-a-h105-h505-from-2015/

Our 4 units:

 

history italy     history

 

 

 

 

Our schedule for learning:

YEAR 12

AUTUMN 1

ITALY AND UNIFICATION 1789 – 1896

EXAM

15%

Mr Mather

ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND & THE NORMAN CONQUEST 1035 – 1107

EXAM

25%

Mr Gawronski

AUTUMN 2

SPRING 1

SPRING 2

COURSEWORK

STUDENTS CAN USE PRE-APPROVED QUESTIONS OR CHOOSE THEIR OWN TOPIC.

3000 – 4000 WORD ESSAY

20%

Mr Gawronski & Mr Mather

First draft completed by the end of the summer half term.

 

SUMMER 1

 

SUMMER 2

RUSSIA 1855 – 1964

EXAM

40%

Mr Mather

REVISION: ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND & THE NORMAN CONQUEST 1035 – 1107;

COURSEWORK COMPLETED

Mr Gawronski

YEAR 13

AUTUMN 1

REVISION: ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND & THE NORMAN CONQUEST 1035 – 1107 and RUSSIA 1855 – 1964 and ITALY AND UNIFICATION 1789 – 1896

Mr Gawronski

AUTUMN 2

SPRING 1

SPRING 2

REVISION: ITALY AND UNIFICATION 1789 – 1896 AND ANGLO-SAXON ENGLAND & THE NORMAN CONQUEST 1035 – 1107 AND RUSSIA 1855 – 1964

Mr Gawronski & Mr Mather

 

SUMMER 1

 

Our visits (offered on a 2 yearly cycle, 5 day visits are usually in October): Italy – Rome and the Bay of Naples; Paris and Normandy

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