You must have a minimum of five GCSE grades 9-4, including Maths and/or English, and a minimum GCSE average of 5.3. For this course, you should also have at least a grade 4 in English Language.
This course will provide you with the opportunity to see the past in the present. Visits to Beverley Minster and other historic landmarks in the local area punctuate your learning and help you to see the impact these monuments had on the region and the wider world. You will also visit leading universities and hear from guest speakers to further enhance your learning and help you to explore new viewpoints.
History is a subject that can support learning in most other Humanities courses. For those considering university, subjects like History, English, Archaeology, Journalism and Law are all good options, though the critical thinking and literacy skills this course will give you are easily applied to most subjects.
Students who complete a qualification in History go on to a wide variety of jobs. These can include: Museum Curator, Librarian, Archivist, Archaeologist, Conservation Officer or Teacher, to name a few.