(11 – 16)
WHY CHOOSE HISTORY?
Thrilling encounters between young people and the intriguing stories and ideas of the past will bring you immense satisfaction in this most exhilarating job. We are looking for History PGCE Trainees with an emerging grasp of the opportunities and challenges involved in engaging young people with studying diverse pasts in the context of secondary school classrooms. Above all, you should have integrity of purpose and values and a genuine willingness to learn.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN IN YOUR
The processes and concepts of historical thinking and how to apply those to the planning and teaching of secondary school lessons within historical enquiries and how to impart these to their pupils. The application of ideas to a wide range of historical themes and topics in the development of history curricula.