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Humanities News

News from our Humanities (History, Geography, Religious Studies and Travel & Tourism) Faculty

For more information about subjects taught by this Faculty, please see the subject pages for Geography, History, Key Stage 3 Humanities, R.E. and Travel & Tourism

To contact our Humanities Faculty staff, please click here.


Year 11 Geography Revision

In preparation for the Year 11 exams, Mr Sterlini has created a revision list for the Year 11 Geography paper which can be found here


Humanities Faculty Wordsearch 

Words supplied by the Humanities faculty, based on history.

Cambridge University History/Classics Event  

If you are interested in studying History or Classics at university and if you are in Year 11, see below: 

Subject taster events – registration deadline Wednesday 28th October 

We’re pleased to announce that due to increased staffing capacity we now have extra spaces available at our "They did What?" event on 9 November. This is the sign up link for high-achieving Year 11 students that are interested in studying History, Classics or related disciplines: . As part of the online registration form, they will need to upload a consent form signed by themselves and a parent/carer. 

Time 

Activity 

10:00-10:30 

Welcome Talk: Cambridge Explained 

10:30-10:40 

Supervisor introductions 

10:40-11:30 

Supervision style session 

11:30-12:10 

Academic talk followed by time for questions  
Dr Alessandro Launaro– Classics Director of Studies 

12:10-13:00 

Lunch 

13:00-13:45 

Academic talk followed by time for questions 
Dr Melissa Calaresu – History Director of Studies 

13:45-14:00 

Virtual College Tour 

14:00-14:15

Day in the Life Presentation 

14:15-15:00 

Q&A Session with panel of current students 

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