Have you ever wondered how the past has shaped the present? Our A Level History course unveils a fascinating treasure trove of characters, ideas and events.
It'll take you through 200 years of history, looking the industrialisation of Britain and democracy and Nazism in Germany. You’ll also do your own historical investigation on a topic of your choice.
Our uniquely flexible course means that even if you're working full-time or caring for family, you can fit learning around your busy life.
Your A Level History will be a stepping stone to further education, a fulfilling career - and a better future.
You don’t need any previous qualifications to take this course, but GCSE History is advised.
If English is your second language, we recommend you have an IELTS 5.5 or equivalent, but we’re happy to review your case on an individual basis.
This online course will teach you the AQA History A Level syllabus (7042).
You'll cover 4 themes:
For in-depth details of what you’ll explore though each theme, download our A Level History course guide.
Please note that you’re responsible for booking your exams.
You’ll arrange to sit them at a school or college roughly 6 months before your chosen exam date.
There are 2 exams for the AQA History A Level syllabus (7042):
One piece of coursework will also contribute to your grade:
Your coursework fees of £163.40 are additional to the course cost.
You'll also pay exam centre fees directly to your chosen exam centre.
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