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GCSE History

History

Specification

  Edexcel – GCSE History

Course Content

 

 

Year 9: Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-1939

Year 10: Crime and Punishment through time, c1000-present, Henry VIII and his ministers, 1509-1540

Year 11:  Superpower relations and the Cold War, 1941-91

Assessment

Paper 1:  Paper 1: Thematic study and historic environment, Crime and Punishment through time, c1000-present – 30%

Paper 2:  Paper 2: Period study and British depth study, Henry VIII and his ministers, 1509-1540, Superpower relations and the Cold War, 1941-91 – 40%

Paper 3: Modern Depth Study:  Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-1939 – 30%

List of Resources

Your exercise books.

Revise Edexcel GCSE (9-1) History, Revision guide and workbook. £2.75 per topic booklet available from reprographics. Each booklet covers one of the below topics:

  • Henry VIII and his Ministers, 1509-40

  • Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-1939

  • Crime and Punishment, c1000-present.

  • Superpower relations and the Cold War, 1941- 91

Textbooks can be purchased online from Amazon. Useful for content and exam questions.

Useful Websites:  

https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zw4bv4j

http://spartacus-educational.com/