Within GCSE Computer History students will study OCR GCSE SHP History B (9-1)

Component Group 1: British History Thematic study and Depth study. 40 marks each. (80 marks total). 1 hour 45 minute paper. The thematic study requires learners to understand change and continuity across a long sweep of history. The British depth study focuses on a coherent short time span and a period of history during which Britain faced severe pressure.
Component Group 2:
History Around Us
40 marks + 10 marks SPaG*. 1 hour paper. This site study recognises the
importance of studying ‘History Around Us’ – we will be focusing on the history of Temple Newsam site.
Component Group 3:
World History
Period study and Depth study. 40 marks each. (80 marks total)

1 hour 45 minute paper. The world depth study focuses on a historical situation involving the interplay of different societies and cultures. The period study focuses on a coherent short time span and a period of history during which Germany faced severe pressure.

Curriculum

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
HT1 HT2 HT3 HT4 HT5 HT6
What is History? The Norman Conquest Medieval England The Aztecs Henry VIII and the Reformation Elizabeth I
A foundational unit, focusing on the key pillars of historical study: chronology, evidence and interpretation. Students will research the key battles and individuals involved. They will analyse which individual should win the Battle of Hastings. Learning about the aftermath of the Norman Conquest, and how England was changed during the Medieval Period Across to South America for a study of one of the largest Empires in the Early Modern Period The second Tudor king, responsible for transforming the Church in England We focus on the last Tudor monarch and the challenges she faced, including the Spanish Armada and Mary, Queen of Scots.
Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
HT1 HT2 HT3 HT4 HT5 HT6
The Elizabethans – Daily Lives and Popular Culture Living Under Nazi Rule – Power and Consolidation Living Under Nazi Rule – Social Changes Living Under Nazi Rule – War and Occupation History Around Us: Temple Newsam History Around Us: Temple Newsam
Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
The Making of America – Early Migration The Making of America – The American Civil War The Making of America – The Indian Wars Exam Preparation and Revision Exam Preparation and Revision