History

This video looks at how the general principles are applied in GCSE and A-level History. It looks at the role of assessment objectives in question design, the assessment of sources and interpretations and the integration of skills and knowledge in mark schemes.

Questions you may want to think about

  • How can you use these insights to prepare your learners for exams?
  • Do your internal assessments reflect the approach of the exam? To what extent do you want them to?
  • What’s the most important or surprising thing that you’ve learned? How might it influence your teaching?

Mark scheme guidance and application

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Our online courses will give you the tools you need to mark with confidence. You’ll learn how to apply mark schemes for specific qualifications.

20 June

A-level History: Mark scheme guidance and application
Location: eLearning

This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question types as well as providing the opportunity to take part in marking activities.As pa...
This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question typ...

Reference: HISAOE1

20 June

GCSE History: Mark scheme guidance and application
Location: eLearning

This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question types as well as providing the opportunity to take part in marking activities. As p...
This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question typ...

Reference: HISGOE1

20 June

A-level History: Marking, moderating and submitting the NEA (On demand)
Location: On Demand

This recorded AQA training event will focus on the important final stages of delivering the NEA for your students. It will look at ways to ensure you are following the mark scheme correctly, whether this is you...
This recorded AQA training event will focus on the important final stages of delivering the NEA for your students. It will look at...

Reference: HISAXO2

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