A Level History
Studying History at Bellerbys College
Gain an understanding of historical terms, concepts and skills. Learn about significant individuals, societies, events and issues, and analyse different historical perspectives. Typical A Level subject combinations with history include: History, Politics and Government; History, Geography and Art; History, Politics or Economics and Maths; History, Economics and Geography.
What will I study?
- A specific period of history in detail
- Aesthetic history
- Cultural history
- Economic history
- Ethnic history
- Political history
- Religious history
- Scientific history
- Social history
- Technological history
Where will this subject take me?
Many students who study history at A Level use their qualification to progress to a degree in history or a related subject. The types of degree courses, which need or accept history A Level include: Archaeology, Architecture and Anthropology, Classics, History, History of Art, Law, Philosophy, and Politics.
A history related degree is useful for many careers. These include: teaching, librarianship, banking and commerce, law, publishing, museums and art galleries and wide variety of social work.
How do I find out more?
Contact us now, and our experienced members of staff will be happy to talk you through your options and find the best A Level options for you.
A Level key facts
|Course length:||3, 5 or 6 terms
(3-term available in Brighton only)
|Start dates:||September – Brighton only
January – Brighton only
April – Brighton only
See term dates
|Average class size:||8 students|
|English language entry requirements:||IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
(IELTS 6.0 for 3-term A Level; April start and A2 Level) or equivalent
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are now able to accept a wider range of English tests
|Academic entry requirements:||4 GCSE passes at grade C or above in relevant subjects, or equivalent evidence of a good secondary or high school education|
|Tuition fees:||Visit our fees page for full details|
Not all A Level subject combinations are available for all start dates and subjects offered will vary by location.
A Levels are British qualifications, accepted by all universities in the UK and recognised in the USA and Australia. Students who are with us for five or six terms will typically study up to four A Levels. This gives you a world of choice.
A one-year course for international students that builds specialist subject knowledge and language and study skills. It is more focussed than A Levels making it good preparation for university. It is recognised for entry onto a range of degree programmes at more than 100 universities in the UK.
International Year One
An International Year One course is a one-year course equal to the first year of an undergraduate degree. Taught in Brighton and London, this course prepares you for the second year of a related degree at university.