A-level in Humanities Studies

Top 6 A-levels in Humanities Studies 2019

Humanities Studies

Students who wish to pursue an advanced education at a British university are often required to take A-levels. These are tests that assess a student’s proficiency and probability of finding success in a specific field.

Humanities and social sciences is an area of study which prepares students for a huge variety of industries when it comes time to choose a career. Social workers, artists and teaching careers are popular options for those who complete these courses.

A-level in Humanities Studies

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A Level Religious Studies Course

UK Open College
Online Part time 700 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

This new Specification Religious Studies A Level course offers an academic approach to the study of religion and is accessible to candidates of any religious persuasion or none. This A Level Religious Studies course encourages students to develop their interest in, and enthusiasm for a rigorous study of religion and its relation to the wider world. [+]

This new Specification Religious Studies A Level course offers an academic approach to the study of religion and is accessible to candidates of any religious persuasion or none. This A Level Religious Studies course encourages students to develop their interest in, and enthusiasm for a rigorous study of religion and its relation to the wider world.

Treat the subject as an academic discipline by developing knowledge, understanding and skills appropriate to a specialist study of religion. Adopt an enquiring, critical and reflective approach to the study of religion and Reflect on and develop their own values, opinions and attitudes in the light of their learning.

Qualification: A Level Religous Studies Accredited: Yes QCF Recognised: Yes Awarding Body: AQA Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year Duration: Flexible - Approx 700 Hours - 2 Years Syllabus ... [-]

A Level Philosophy Course

UK Open College
Online Part time 700 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

This distance learning course has been designed to enable students to gain a thorough grounding in key philosophical concepts, themes, texts and techniques. Students will develop a range of transferable skills which can be applied far beyond the study of Philosophy. [+]

This distance learning course has been designed to enable students to gain a thorough grounding in key philosophical concepts, themes, texts and techniques. Students will develop a range of transferable skills which can be applied far beyond the study of Philosophy.

At AS level, the course concentrates on a number of key philosophical themes, intended to provide students with a broad introduction to Philosophy. At A2, students will specialise further, selecting two themes to study in depth and focusing on philosophical problems through the study of a key text.

Qualification: A Level Philosophy Accredited: Yes QCF Recognised: Yes Awarding Body: AQA Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year Duration: Flexible - Approx 700 Hours - 24 Months Max Support UCAS Points: Dependant on Grades Syllabus ... [-]

A Level Classical Civilisation Course

UK Open College
Online Part time 700 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

The study of classical civilisation is understandably a wide-ranging and far-reaching one encompassing a variety of subjects; history, literature, linguistics, numismatics, epigraphy, archaeology, art, architecture and philosophy. [+]

The study of classical civilisation is understandably a wide-ranging and far-reaching one encompassing a variety of subjects; history, literature, linguistics, numismatics, epigraphy, archaeology, art, architecture and philosophy. Classical civilisation is the term applied to the civilisations of Greece and Rome.

In terms of a time scale, Classical Greece is usually considered to be the 5th and 4th centuries, specifically the period between the end of the Persian Wars to the death of Alexander the Great: 479-323 BC. The Roman period is more difficult to pin down to specific dates. Most universities will start with the beginnings of Roman expansion into Italy in the early 5th century and run to Alaric’s sack of Rome in 410 AD. This course is designed to allow you to study at your own pace and is designed to develop an interest and understanding of Classical Civilisation.... [-]


A-Level Courses

Oxford International Education Group
Campus Full time Part time August 2019 United Kingdom Oxford London Royal Borough of Greenwich Brighton Cambridge Guildford Canada Vancouver + 7 more

The right course for you will depend on your age, your level of academic English and your academic background. [+]

OUR COURSES IGCSE (PRE-A LEVEL / PRE-IB) A LEVELS (AGE 16+) SUMMER ENGLISH COURSE ( AGES 14-17)

The right course for you will depend on your age, your level of academic English and your academic background.

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The friendly, supportive and relatively informal atmosphere which allows students to feel quickly at ease. The quality of the teaching staff and the wide range of experience beyond education many of them bring to their classes. How well we get to know each of our students, so we can best help them to be successful and happy – both in school and beyond. The way we use our knowledge of our students to guide every individual in their personal and academic development. The quality of feedback on progress for both students and parents and the progress students make The range of extra-curricular activities, educational excursions and other trips on offer. If you come for a visit, then you will be able to experience life at d’Overbroeck’s yourself and judge what you see. ... [-]

History (Early Modern), A Level

Richard Huish College
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Taunton

History is fascinating. You can develop your own ideas, examine historical issues and engage in debates. You will analyse sources critically, make comparative judgements and test your opinions. [+]

History (Early Modern) A Level Full-time Examining Board: AQA

History is fascinating. You can develop your own ideas, examine historical issues and engage in debates. You will analyse sources critically, make comparative judgements and test your opinions.

Here are some of the topic areas we cover:

During the first year you will study Spain in the Age of Discovery, 1469–1598.

In the second year you will complete a study of Religious Conflict and the Church in England, c1529-c1570.

An important part of your second year is the study of c100 years of the history of the Portuguese Empire including the voyages of Henry the Navigator and Vasco Da Gama.

This A Level course is only offered as a two year programme.... [-]


History (Late Modern), A Level

Richard Huish College
Campus Full time 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Taunton

History is fascinating. You can develop your own ideas, examine historical issues and engage in debates. You will analyse sources critically, make comparative judgements and test your opinions. [+]

History (Late Modern) A Level Full-time Examining Board: AQA

History is fascinating. You can develop your own ideas, examine historical issues and engage in debates. You will analyse sources critically, make comparative judgements and test your opinions.

This A Level course will be offered as a two year programme.

Topics covered include America and the Vietnam war

During the first year you will study Tsarist and Communist Russia, 1855–1964.

In the upper sixth you will complete a study of British history between 1951 and 2007, with a focus on the domestic political situation and the economic and social context.

An important part of your second year is the study of c100 years of the history of the British Empire which you will use as a basis for your coursework extended essay of c3500 words.... [-]