History - Year 13

Overview

A level - Edexcel History 9H10

https://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-a-levels/history-2015.html


Course Content

Autumn Term

Paper 3: Mass media and social change in Britain, 1882-2004

Changing patterns of women’s lives within the family and in the world of work

Changing patterns of family leisure

The age of the press barons, 1914-36

Spring Term

Paper 3: Mass media and social change in Britain, 1882-2004

Wireless and the war: propaganda, information and entertainment, 1939-45

Media in the sixties: satire, image and social change

The Thatcher governments and the media, 1979-90

The labour government versus the media: the problem of the Iraq dossiers, 2002-4

Summer Term

Revision


Homework

Following up lesson work, research, reading, practice questions, revision of content.


Assessment

Test papers at the end of each topic.

Practice questions throughout the course.

Three external exam papers in the summer of year 13.

Coursework generally submitted at Easter of year 13.


Useful Links and Information

http://www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/genre/history

http://www.historyextra.com/podcasts