Humanities

Subject Area:Humanities 
Head of Subject:Mr M.Bee 
Teaching staff:Ms L Boyd
Mr L Hawley
Mr P Tuffnell
Miss S Royce
Mr M Buchan
KS4 (Years 10 & 11) Course TitleGCSE Geography (AQA)
GCSE History (Edexcel)
KS4 (Years 10 & 11) Course Details:Geography
Paper 1 (Living with the Physical Environment) – 1hr 30 mins exam / 35% of course
The Challenge of Natural Hazards, The Living World, Physical Landscapes in the UK, Geographical skills
 
Paper 2 (Challenges in the human environment) – 1hr 30 mins exam / 35% of course
Urban Issues and Challenges, The Changing Economic World, The Challenge of Resource Management, Geographical Skills
 
Paper 3 (Geographical applications) – 1hr 15 mins exam/ 30% of course
Issue Evaluation, Fieldwork, Geographical Skills
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History
Paper 1 (Thematic study and historic environment) – 1hr 15 mins exam / 30% of course
Medicine in Britain, c1250–present and The British Sector of the Western Front, 1914–18: Injuries, Treatment and The Trenches
 
Paper 2 (Period study and British depth study) – 1hr 45 mins exam / 40% of course
Anglo-Saxon and Norman England, c1060–88 and The American West, c1835–c1895
 
Paper 3 (Modern depth study) – 1hr 20 mins exam / 30% of course
Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918–39

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KS4 (Years 10 & 11) Number of lessons per week:2 lessons in years 7, 8 and 9
3 lessons in years 10 and 11