History

History examines our fascinating past to understand the present.

History…

 invites you to ask, and helps you answer, today’s questions by engaging with the past and imagining and speculating on possible futures.

 Fires our curiosity and imagination

 Is dynamic and interesting – you learn to ask and answer important questions, evaluate evidence, identify and analyse different interpretations of the past, and substantiate their arguments and judgments.

 presents us with the dilemmas, choices, and beliefs of people in the past.

 connects us with the wider world as we develop our own identities and sense of place.

 Enhances your employ-ability by preparing you for the future by providing you with

History gives you…

 The opportunity to explore the diversity of the human experience by examining a range of topics and events that have had a profound impact on our world.

 a huge range of important skills that are valuable in the workforce and at university.

 The opportunity to participate in fieldtrips that enhance your understanding and skill development.

“If you don’t know history, then you don’t know anything. You are a leaf that doesn’t know it is part of a tree. ”

― Michael Crichton [author and film producer]

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