This is an overview of the History curriculum at Workington Academy.

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Year 7 What is History and Why were the Romans significant? 1066-1603 What was the Norman Conquest? 1066-1603: How did the Normans Control Britain? 1066-1603:  What was life like in Medieval England- Everyday Life 1066-1603: How did Castles develop in England during the medieval period? 1066-1603: How was power and control exerted during the Medieval period?
Year 8 1066:-1603 Who were the Tudors? 1603-1745: What were the causes of the English Civil War? 1603-1745: Interregnum, Restoration and Revolution? 1603-1745: What was the First Empire? 1745-1901: How did the Slave Trade effect Britain? 1745-1901: Why were there Revolutions, both at Home and Abroad?
Year 9 1745-1901: What was the Industrial Revolution 1901-Present Day: A New Century 1901-Present Day: The Great War 1901-Present Day: The Great War 1901-Present Day: The Second World War (inc.Holocaust) 1901-Present Day: Britain 1945-2017
Year 10 Germany, 1890-1945: Democracy & Dictatorship Germany, 1890-1945: Democracy & Dictatorship Germany, 1890-1945: Democracy & Dictatorship Germany, 1890-1945: Democracy & Dictatorship Breadth Study: Medicine Through Time Breadth Study: Medicine Through Time
Year 10 Elizabethan England: Elizabethan England: Elizabethan England: Elizabethan England: Elizabethan England: Conflict and Tension, 1918-1939
Year 11 Breadth Study: Medicine Through Time Breadth Study: Medicine Through Time Breadth Study: Medicine Through Time Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision
Year 11 Conflict and Tension, 1918-1939 Conflict and Tension, 1918-1939 Conflict and Tension, 1918-1939 Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision
Year 12 France in Revolution: AS France in Revolution: AS France in Revolution: AS France in Revolution: AS Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision
Year 12 The Tudors: AS The Tudors: AS The Tudors: AS The Tudors: AS Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision
Year 13 France in Revolution: A Level France in Revolution: A Level France in Revolution: A Level France in Revolution: A Level Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision
Year 13 The Tudors: A Level The Tudors: A Level The Tudors: A Level The Tudors: A Level Exam Prep/Revision Exam Prep/Revision

September 2017