Course overview

History A Level City of Bristol College

Study A Level History to develop your understanding of society and the world where we live.

The course studies the Cold War, as relevant today as it was in 1989. It examines the pressures within the Middle East, bringing insight and understanding into the region’s conflicts.

This two-year course is part of a full-time A Level programme and you can choose two other A Level subjects to study alongside it.

Additional information

Who is it for?

This course will appeal to Year 11 students who are interested in History.

 

What you'll learn

Course modules include:

  • British period study and enquiry: Britain 1900 – 1951.
  • Non-British period study: The Cold War in Europe 1941 – 1995.

You will also develop your research skills.

Entry requirements

To join this course you will need six GCSEs at Grade 4 or above, including Maths and English.

You don’t need to have a GCSE in History, all that is required is an interest and desire to understand.

You will need an interview for this course.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This classroom-based course is assessed by examinations.

Future career and study opportunities

Universities recognise A Level History as a good academic qualification. It provides valuable preparation for courses ranging from degrees in History to Law and many others.

Additional costs

This course is free to anyone aged 16-18. There is no formal list of additional costs. However, if you are on a limited income, you may be eligible to receive help with these costs from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

Blended learning

To keep our students and staff safe, we’re reducing the number of people in our buildings at one time.

To achieve this, most of our courses will include sessions taught at the college supported by online learning to help you reach your full potential.

Find out more about how we’ve adapted due to COVID-19.

Guaranteed place for 16-18 year olds

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Fees and applications

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History A Level College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGF1126A00-1
Dates
01/09/2020 - 25/06/2022
Duration
2 years
Days
Full Time
Hours per week
15.00
Start Time
Enquire
Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGF1126A00-1 01/09/2020 - 25/06/2022 2 years Full Time 15.00 Enquire College Green Centre
This course costs £. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply