The content of the eAssessment
There will be three sections to the
Section 1 - Factual recall -
This first section tests you general
knowledge through a series of multiple choice questions.
The knowledge tested will be that covered by the six
summative assessments completed throughout the year.
(See ManageBac for details)
Section 2 - Source analysis -
In this section you will be presented
with a number of sources. You might be expected to
compare and contrast (find similarities and differences)
and to evaluate the utility of the sources to
Section 3 - Essay - Criteria A and
The essay questions will be taken
from each of the five unit themes we have studied this
year. You will be given a choice of three questions:
(i) Was the Industrial Revolution
(ii) How important have pioneers and innovators been in
(iii) Did trade lead to cooperation or exploitation?
(iv) What have been the most important factors to have
brought about change in everyday life?
(vi) What factors have brought about improvements in
medicine and what has prevented it.
Students are reminded that assessment
in section 3 requires both good communicative skills
(Criterion A) and factual knowledge (Criterion A).
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