Course Content

Paper 1:
Medicine in Britain c1250 to present.
The British sector of the Western Front, 1914 - 1918: injuries, treatment and the trenches.

Paper 2:
Henry and his ministers
Superpower relations and the Cold War

Paper 3:
Weimar and Nazi Germany 1918 - 1939


Examined in three exams, all taken at the end of Year 11.


Success in this subject allows students to progress on to Sixth Form A level or Applied A level courses at Northallerton School & Sixth Form College, having acquired useful skills such as the ability to select information to support an argument, to analyse and reason. Such skills are vital for Sixth Form courses or in employment. Many of our students progress to take the subject further in higher education.

Start Date

July 2019

Exam Board



Northallerton School & Sixth Form College

Course Level