Year 9 students focus on developing examination and thinking skills through the study of Russia and the USA between 1918-41 as well as commencing their GCSE units by looking at Germany under the Weimar Republic.
Year 10 students continue their study of Germany, now focusing on the growth of the Nazi Party and the development of Germany under Hitler’s rule. In addition to this, students cover the Cold War from 1945-72. Finally, students will start their study of Migration, People’s and Empire.
Year 11 sees the completion of the Migration, Empire and People topic as well as studying the role of Edward I in the development of Britain. This also includes their historical environment study that changes focus every year but is based upon a part of Edward I rule.