Exam Board: AQA

In History you will cover four exciting and varied topics:

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100% examination — two exams each worth 50% of overall grade. Paper 1 – Germany and Conflict and Tension between East and West. Paper 2 – Elizabeth I 1568-1603 and The People’s Health.