AS-Levels at Worthing
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History AS-Level Worthing

AS-Level History Course Information Sheet for International Students

One year AS- Level Histroy Course at Worthing CollegeAS-Level History

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Course Overview:

  • Course Code:  WHIS002D-AS
  • Course Duration: 1 Year
  • Entry Requirements:  A good level of English proficiency (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent). Completion of GCSEs or equivalent, with a strong performance in History or related subjects.

The AS-Level History course at Worthing College allows students to delve into significant historical events, themes, and figures. It aims to develop critical thinking, analytical skills, and a deep understanding of historical contexts and their relevance to the present day.

Course Content:

The course covers various historical periods and themes. Key topics may include:

  • The Tudors: England, 1485-1603
  • The American Revolution: 1740-1796
  • Weimar and Nazi Germany: 1918-1945
  • Civil Rights in the USA: 1865-1992

Course Structure:

  • Term 1: Introduction to Historical Skills and Methods
    • Topic 1: The Tudors
  • Term 2: The American Revolution
    • Mid-term assessment
  • Term 3: Weimar and Nazi Germany
  • Topic 4: Civil Rights in the USA
    • Final assessment

Assessment:

Assessments are a combination of coursework and written examinations. They include:

  • Source analysis and essay writing
  • Document-based questions (DBQs)
  • Multiple-choice and short-answer questions

Teaching Methods:

  • Lectures and seminars
  • Group discussions and debates
  • Individual research projects
  • Use of primary and secondary sources

Support for International Students:

  • English language support classes
  • Cultural integration activities
  • One-on-one tutoring sessions
  • Access to the International Student Advisor for guidance

Additional Resources:

  • Extensive library resources
  • Online learning platforms and digital archives
  • History club and extracurricular activities
  • Study trips to historical sites and museums

Course Fees:

  • Tuition fee: £8500 per academic year
  • Additional costs for study materials and trips

Application Process:

  • Complete the international student application form available on this site
  • Submit academic transcripts and English proficiency test scores
  • Provide a personal statement outlining your interest in studying history
  • Attend an interview (via video call)

This information sheet aims to ensure students have all the necessary information to make an informed decision about their studies.

 

 

File Name: history-a-level.pdf
Created Date: 03-19-2023
Last Updated Date: 03-19-2023

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