History Scheme of Work
Transition year is divided into 28 academic weeks in the school year. Within these perimeters, most modules are divided into four seven-week periods. History in transition year is one of these seven-week modules. As such all that follows is repeated with each successive class group throughout the school year.
It must be noted that, History in transition year is a “taster course”, consisting of one double class each week, or fourteen class periods in each module.
- To revise the work of a historian
- To research a period/event/person in history of historical importance
- To take on the persona of someone from that period and record their experiences
- To learn how to research the past and write a report on a given topic