AS and A-level History

  • Teaching from: September 2015
  • Exams from: 2016 (AS), 2017 (A-level)
  • Specification code: 7041 7042
  • QAN code: 601/4974/7 (AS); 601/4973/5 (A-level)

We're confident you'll enjoy teaching our AS and A-level History specification and that it will enable your students to show what they can do. Have a look at our specification and assessment materials.

Specification

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Teaching resources

Plan

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Prepare for your teaching year. Information, support and services to help you deliver the specification.

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Key dates

  • 15 May 2019 Coursework deadline for A-level History (Non-exam assessment) (7042/C)
    Schools and colleges may set their own internal deadlines
  • 15 May 2019 Exam for AS History Paper 1 (options A to L) (7041/1A to 1L)
    Series: June 2019
    Start time: pm
    Duration: 1h 30m
  • 20 May 2019 Exam for AS History Paper 2 (options A to T) (7041/2A to 2T)
    Series: June 2019
    Start time: pm
    Duration: 1h 30m

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AQA do understand how hectic it is to be a teacher and they really keep us up to date and show their awareness.
Juliette McGirr

Juliette McGirr,
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Thinking of teaching AS and A-level History with us?

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Tel: 0161 958 3861
Email: history@aqa.org.uk