Course overviewHistory 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fees and applications
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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||Apply|