Welcome to the History Department

Croeso i'r Adran Hanes


Curriculum Leader: Miss J Taylor      

Other Staff members: Mr I Garvey, Mrs C Jones















Key Stage 3

Humanities in Year 7

In Year 7 pupils are taught history and geography together. The units studied are the impact of the Norman Conquest and life during the Medieval period, a local geography unit and a natural hazards unit.

History in Year 8

Pupils will study the Tudors and Stuarts and then the Industrial Revolution.

History in Year 9

Pupils will study a unit on Protest during 19th Century, Trans-Atlantic Slavery, Civil Rights in the USA, First World War.

History at KS4

Pupils will study GCSE history comprising of 4 Units:

  1. Depression, War and Recovery, 1930-51 (25%)

  2. Germany in Transition, 1919-1939 (25%)

  3. Crime and Punishment, 1500-Present (30%)

  4. NEA. First World War (20%)



History at KS5


Unit 1. Government, Revolution and Society, 1603-1715 (20%)

Unit 2. Weimar and its Challenges, 1918-1933 (20%)


Unit 3. American Century, 1890-1990 (20%)

Unit 4. Nazi Germany, 1933-1945 (20%)

Unit 5. NEA (20%)

GCSE History Presentation 


11 into 12 

Contact Us

St Richard Gwyn Catholic High School

Albert Avenue,

Flint, Flintshire,


Tel : 01352 736900

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