Humanities at Michaela

Year 7 Humanities

HISTORY
UNIT 1: ANGLO-SAXONS, VIKINGS AND NORMANS
UNIT 2: LATE MEDIEVAL ENGLAND
UNIT 3: RENAISSANCE AND REFORMATION EUROPE
UNIT 4: TUDOR ENGLAND

GEOGRAPHY
UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY (GLOBAL)
UNIT 2: GEOGRAPHY SKILLS
UNIT 3: THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE BRITISH ISLES

RELIGION
UNIT 1: CREATION AND COVENANT
UNIT 2: THE LIFE OF JESUS
UNIT 3: JUDAISM
UNIT 4: ISLAM

Year 8 Humanities 

HISTORY
UNIT 1: STUART ENGLAND
UNIT 2: GEORGIAN BRITAIN, THE TRANS-ATLANTIC SLAVE TRADE & THE EARLY BRITISH EMPIRE
UNIT 3: ENLIGHTENMENT EUROPE AND THE FRENCH REVOLUTION
UNIT 4: VICTORIAN BRITAIN AND THE BRITISH EMPIRE

GEOGRAPHY
UNIT 1: ECONOMIC AND URBAN GEOGRAPHY
UNIT 2: GEOGRAPHICAL SKILLS
UNIT 3: COASTAL ENVIRONMENTS
UNITY 4: RIVER SYSTEMS

RELIGION
UNIT 1: PROPHETS AND KINGS IN THE OLD TESTAMENT
UNIT 2: THE TEACHINGS OF JESUS
UNIT 3: BUDDHISM
UNIT 4: HINDUISM

Year 9 Humanities

HISTORY
UNIT 1: THE FIRST WORLD WAR
UNIT 2: WEIMAR AND NAZI GERMANY AND THE HOLOCAUST
UNIT 3: THE SECOND WORLD WAR
UNIT 4:  BRITAIN AND THE WIDER WORLD SINCE 1945

GEOGRAPHY
UNIT 1: NATURAL WORLD
UNIT 2: GEOGRAPHICAL SKILLS
UNIT 3: GLACIATION

RELIGION
UNIT 1: CHRISTIAN HISTORY
UNIT 2: AN INTRODUCTION TO ETHICS
UNIT 3: AN INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY

KS4 History

Pupils will sit GCSE History (Edexcel) at the end of Year 11.
The GCSE courses build on their knowledge from Key Stage 3.

UNIT 1: SUPERPOWER RELATIONS DURING THE COLD WAR, 1945-1990
UNIT 2: ANGLO-SAXON AND NORMAN ENGLAND, 1060-1088
UNIT 3: WARFARE AND BRITISH SOCIETY, 1250-2019
UNIT 4:  WEIMAR AND NAZI GERMANY, 1918-1939

KS4 Geography

Pupils will sit GCSE Geography (Edexcel B) at the end of Year 11.
The GCSE courses build on their knowledge from Key Stage 3 and pupils complete a fieldwork study on coastal management.

UNIT 1: GLOBAL GEOGRAPHICAL ISSUES
UNIT 2: UK GEOGRAPHICAL ISSUES
UNIT 3: PEOPLE AND ENVIRONMENT ISSUES: MAKING GEOGRAPHICAL DECISIONS

KS4 Religion

Pupils will sit GCSE Religion (AQA) at the end of Year 11.
The GCSE courses build on their knowledge from Key Stage 3.

EXAM 1:
UNIT 1: CHRISTIAN BELIEF
UNIT 2: ISLAMIC BELIEF
UNIT 3: CHRISTIAN PRACTICE
UNIT 4: ISLAMIC PRACTICE

EXAM 2:
UNIT 1: RELIGION AND LIFE
UNIT 2: EXISTENCE OF GOD AND REVELATION
UNIT 3: PEACE AND CONFLICT
UNIT 4: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT


If you would like to find out more about the Humanities curriculum, please email info@mcsbrent.co.uk