Subjects: History

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History

History at The Bulmershe School offers an exciting curriculum from Year 7 to Year 13. At Key Stage Three, students study a variety of World, British and Local History and are given opportunities to research particular areas of interest; for example, our Year 8 students independently produce a piece of work to argue the significance of an individual of their choice in the twentieth century.

At GCSE students follow the OCR Modern World Syllabus. This includes examined units on International Relations, Weimar and Nazi Germany.

At A Level students focus on the Tudors and South Africa in year 12 and German History as well as a coursework task on The Arab-Israeli Conflict in year 13.

Teaching Staff

Should you wish to contact a teacher in this department please email the head of department and copy to our office email. (office@bulmershe.wokingham.sch.uk).

This will mean we can ensure a swift response.

Miss Arif: Subject Leader - harif@bulmershe.wokingham.sch.uk

Miss Moran

Mr Metcalf

Courses

Key Stage 3 (Years 7 & 8)

All students in Years 7 & 8 receive 4 lessons per fortnight.

Year 7 - Medieval Realms / Local History / Tudors / The English Civil War / Industrial Revolution

Year 8 -  The Slave Trade Triangle  / Civil Rights / World War One and Two / The Holocaust / The role of an individual

Key Stage 4 (Years 9 - 11)

Year 9: OCR Explaining the Modern World

http://www.ocr.org.uk/Images/207163-specification-accredited-gcse-history-a-j410.pdf

Year 10 & 11: OCR Modern World History

http://www.ocr.org.uk/Images/140128-specification-for-september-2013.pdf

Key Stage 5 (Years 12 & 13)

Year 12: OCR

http://www.ocr.org.uk/Images/170209-specification-accredited-as-level-gce-history-a-h105.pdf

Year 13: Edexcel

http://www.edexcel.com/quals/gce/gce08/history/Pages/default.aspx

 

 

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