Curriculum

S1

In S1, our pupils study History, Modern Studies and Geography through an integrated Social Subjects course. Our units are:

  • Age of Empire
  • Scotland and its People
  • The Nuclear Age

S2

  • The Romans
  • Exploring the Holocaust
  • Enrichment Course: History and Film

S3 Broad General Education

  • Free at Last? Civil Rights Movement in the USA
  • The First World War

S3 / S4

National 3

  • Changing Britain, 1760 – 1900
  • Migration and Empire, 1830–1939
  • Hitler and Nazi Germany, 1919 – 1939

National 4 and 5

  • Changing Britain, 1760 – 1900
  • Migration and Empire, 1830–1939
  • Hitler and Nazi Germany, 1919 – 1939
  • The N4 Added Value Unit
  • The N5 Assignment

S5 / S6

 

 National 3

  • Making Modern Britain, 1890s – 1951
  • Red Flag: Lenin and the Russian Revolution, 1894 – 1921
  • Scots and the Era of the Great War, 1910 – 1928

National 4 and 5

  • Making Modern Britain, 1890s – 1951
  • Red Flag: Lenin and the Russian Revolution, 1894–1921
  • Scots and the Era of the Great War, 1910 – 1928
  • The N4 Added Value Unit
  • The N5 Assignment

Higher

  • Britain, 1851 – 1951
  • Russia, 1881 – 1921
  • Scots and the Era of the Great War, 1910 – 1928
  • Higher Assignment

Advanced Higher

  • Russia: From Tsarism to Stalinism, 1914 – 1945

OR 

  • South Africa: Race and Power, 1902-84