I'm currently doing my a-level russian coursework, with the title of 'historians have disagreed about the extent to which russia’s involvement in the first world war led to the downfall of tsarism in february 1917. You will be required to complete two standard gcse exams these comprise of two, 1 hour and 30-minute exam (50% of marks each) during your course, you will also be required complete 11 assignments which don’t count towards your final grade there is no coursework to complete for this course. Home gcse history edexcel gcse history a unit: 2b russia edexcel gcse history a unit: 2b russia my notes from the examination board book hope it help you as much as it helped me. Mr suter and mr raine discuss the causes and events of the february revolution for the russian gcse course.
Gcse history exam board content from bbc bitesize for students in england, northern ireland or wales choose the exam specification that matches the one you study part of learn & revise. Russia 1914 to 1917: coursework : sources question study source a what can you learn from source a about the reactions in russia to the outbreak of war in 1914 source a is a description of events in august 1914 in russia, written by the daughter of the british ambassador to russia. Russia: 1924-1941 - the collectivisation of agriculture in gcse history students will look at russia in the first half of the 20th century one aspect studied is the collectivisation of agriculture in russia under stalin's rule.
This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our gcse russia, ussr 1905-1941 section.
Timeline of events in russia from 1905-1941 (ocr history b: modern world ) i used the ns calendar throughout, so bear this in mind. 4 the thinking behind the ocr approach to gcse history controlled assessment 6 5 the programme of study and the ocr set task 7 6 teacher guidance on how to plan controlled assessment 11 following a coursework review by qca, controlled assessment has been introduced as part of nearly all new gcses to replace coursework. Our new gcse history specification combines the most popular topics from our existing specifications, so you can still teach well-established periods of history as well as some exciting new topics it builds on the skills and topics at key stage 3, and will help develop essential skills for further study. History previous qualifications before the introduction of gcses, students took exams towards cse or o-level certificates, or a combination of the two, in various subjects the cse broadly covered gcse grades c-g or 4-1, and the o-level covered grades a-c or 9-4, but the two were independent qualifications, with different grading systems.
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Following a coursework review by qca, controlled assessment has been introduced as part of nearly all new gcses to replace coursework the controlled assessed unit in ocr gcse history has a number of special features it is important to understand the thinking. The coursework question is: 'historians have disagreed about the causes of the russian revolution what is your view about the cause of the russian revolution' included are in the booklet are: some introductory exercises focusing on the causes of the russian revolution. Russia fifteen million men were drafted into the army which meant that there were not enough left to run the factories or farm the land 600 factories had to close.
Source 11 – american consul to russia speaks in 1906 the story of rasputin and his clique is well known they sent the army to the trenches without food or arms, they left them there to be slaughtered, they betrayed rumania and deceived the allies, they almost succeeded in delivering russia bodily to the germans.