Key Stage 5
EDEXCEL 8H10 and 9H10
THE AS and A LEVEL PROGRAMMES OF STUDY
Breadth study with interpretations
Route F: In search of the American Dream, the USA 1917-96
Topics: America entering WW1; the Roaring Twenties; Wall Street Crash; the quest for Civil Rights (Martin Luther King); the Cold War; WW2; role of the Presidents (FDR, JFK, Nixon and Reagan); changes in society (role of sportsmen, movie stars, music, celebrity)
The choice of topics will include:
The coursework is a question fully devised by the student, with consultation with their teacher. Most students will chose a topic studied within the specification; they can select any topic they have an interest in.