For students taking final exams in June 2021, there are changes to the qualification. Please ensure you have referred to the Your guide to the changes for 2021 document.
Our GCSE in Ancient History helps students explore and appreciate the ancient world. It offers the chance to study some of the defining characters from history, including Alexander the Great, Cleopatra and Hannibal. It also covers defining events such as the Battle of Thermopylae, the foundation of Rome and the creation of democracy.
Specification code: J198
Qualification number: 603/0664/6
First teaching 2017, with first assessment 2019
Assessment in Welsh will not be available for this qualification (J198)
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