History

Minimum Entry Criteria

Guarantees a place on the course: 7 in History

May be accepted on the course: 6 in History

Board

OCR

Outline of the Course

  • Unit 1: British period study and enquiry: Pitt to Peel 1783-1853
  • Unit 2: Non-British period study: The Cold War in Asia 1945-93
  • Unit 3: Depth Study – China and its Rulers 1839-1989
  • Unit 4: Topic based essay – Coursework Assessment

Assessment

 

Type of Assessment

Duration

Weighting

1

Examination: Two questions: One that is source based, the second is based on knowledge and analysis

1 hour 30 minutes

25%

2

Examination: One large and one small knowledge based question

1 hour

15%

3

Examination: Three essay questions: One based on sources and the other two based on own knowledge

2 hours 30 minutes

40%

4

Coursework: Independent Study Essay: 4,000 words

2 terms

20%


 

 

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