History

Please click on the link below to access the History Curriculum at Wyvern College.

History Curriculum 2018-2019

Key Stage Four

Year 10 follow the Edexcel History specification (found here) studying the following topics (in this order):

  • Medicine in Britain, c1250-present and The British sector of the Western Front, 1914–18: injuries, treatment and the trenches.
  • Early Elizabethan England, 1558–88.
  • British America, 1713–83: empire and revolution
  • Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918–39

Year 11 follow the AQA specification (found here) studying the following topics:

  • Germany 1890 – 1945 Democracy and dictatorship, and Conflict and tension in Asia, 1950-1975.
  • Britain: Migration, empires and the people and Elizabethan England, c1568-1603

If you wish to know more about the history curriculum please contact the head of the history department, Miss Bryony Hutchings at bhutchings@wyvernsteds.org.