Curriculum Overview
Whole School Curriculum Plan
Art
Creative iMedia
Technology
English
French
Geography
Health & Social Care BTEC
History & Humanities
ICT
Maths
Music
PE
Performing Arts
PSHE
Science
History & Humanities
 
Staff
 
Mrs C Coulson (Head of Humanities)
Miss E Livesey
Mrs L Moody
Miss G Shaw
 
 

 
 
Year 7 Humanities
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11
Term 1
 
 
 7 weeks
 
 
Geography - Skills
Industrial Revolution
 
 
 
 
American West
Nazi Germany
 
 
 
 
 
Controlled Assessment
 
 
 
 
 
Term 2
 
 
7 weeks
 
 
Geography  - Skills
 
 
 
 
 
 
World War I
American West
Nazi Germany
 
 
 
 
 
 
Controlled Assessment
 
 
 
 
 
Term 3
 
 
6 weeks
 
 
History - Medieval
World War II
American West
Nazi Germany
 
 
 
 
 
 
Medicine Revision
 
 
 
 
 
Term 4
 
 
6 weeks
 
 
History - Medieval
Slavery
American West
Nazi Germany
 
Start Controlled Assessment
 
 
Medicine and Nazi Germany Revision
 
 
 
 
Term 5
 
 
7 weeks
 
 
Geography -  Weather
 
 
 
 
Civil Rights
Early Elizabethan England 1558-1588
Controlled Assessment
Nazi Germany revision
 
 
 
 
 
Term 6
 
 
7 weeks
 
 
History  - Tudors and Stuarts
JFK
Early Elizabethan England 1558-1588
 
Controlled Assessment
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Key Stage 4 - EDEXCEL GCSE (Year 9)
 
There are currently 4 units that will be studied.
 
Paper 1: British Thematic Study with Historic Environment – 30%*
Thematic Study and Historic Environment - Medicine in Britain, c1000–present with The British sector of the Western Front, 1914–18: surgery and treatment.
 
Paper 2: British Depth Study and Period Study – 40%*
British Depth Study – Early Elizabethan England 20% and a Period Study – The American West 20%
 
Paper 3: Modern Depth Study – Weimar and Nazi Germany 30%
 
*These options could change as more specific details are released regarding the content of the course
 
 
Key Stage 4 - GCSE – Edexcel SHP (Year 10)
 
Unit 1A – Medicine and public health in Britain c50AD to the present
Unit 2C – Germany 1918-1945 for Year 10 and The American West 1945-1890 for the current Year 11
Unit 3A – The Transformation of surgery c1845-c1918
Controlled Assessment - Crime, policing and protest in England
C1886–c1926
 
 
 
 

 
 

Contact Us
 
The Thomas Cowley High School
Donington
Lincolnshire
PE11 4TF
 
Telephone:  01775 820254
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