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Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
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Yay :awesome:

Recent History graduate here, more than happy to be quoted or tagged with any questions about the application.

I've just given this thread a Red Title and scheduled it to sticky in September. :thumbsup:
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Yay :awesome:

Recent History graduate here, more than happy to be quoted or tagged with any questions about the application.

I've just given this thread a Red Title and scheduled it to sticky in September. :thumbsup:
Awh thank you sm!
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Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
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Ooh I'd love to see where the next cohort are applying to :nyan:
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Hi, I'm Hayden
- History/ Ancient & Medieval History
- Cambridge, St Andrews, Durham, Edinburgh, Lancaster
- English Lit, Politics, History - hopefully A*A*A*
- 99988777ADist*Dist
- I really like early medieval british and european history!
- Ancient all the way
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(Original post by HaydsTheBed)
Hi, I'm Hayden
- History/ Ancient & Medieval History
- Cambridge, St Andrews, Durham, Edinburgh, Lancaster
- English Lit, Politics, History - hopefully A*A*A*
- 99988777ADist*Dist
- I really like early medieval british and european history!
- Ancient all the way
Oohh I’m planning on applying to St Andrews and Lancaster too (and maybe Edinburgh)!! Loads of luck with Cambridge🤞🏾
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Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
I realised I forgot to introduce myself

1. Jasmine
2. Modern History/History/History and Politics
3. St Andrews, Leeds (International History and Politics), Exeter, Lancaster and York (or Edinburgh, Warwick, York...tad undecided atm)
4. AAA or A*AA
5. 887755544 (i missed like 70% of secondary school so I’m still v proud of them!)
6. Really love Modern History and political History! The modern history and politics of the Middle East is a massive favourite of mine too, super intriguing
7. Modern )
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Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
Hi there, I'm Claude

- History/Military Studies
- Hopefully Teesside, but others I have considered are Kent and Wolverhampton
- Literature (C), Psychology (C), and History (C but working at a B)
- 6-6, 6, 6, 5, 5, 3, 3, Dist
- Modern, Military History, however, I like looking at wars in any period
- Modern
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(Original post by ClaudeFrancis751)
Hi there, I'm Claude

- History/Military Studies
- Hopefully Teesside, but others I have considered are Kent and Wolverhampton
- Literature (C), Psychology (C), and History (C but working at a B)
- 6-6, 6, 6, 5, 5, 3, 3, Dist
- Modern, Military History, however, I like looking at wars in any period
- Modern
whoop a fellow modern history fan!
I considered Uni of Kent, they have v interesting sounding modules
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(Original post by ClaudeFrancis751)
Hi there, I'm Claude

- History/Military Studies
- Hopefully Teesside, but others I have considered are Kent and Wolverhampton
- Literature (C), Psychology (C), and History (C but working at a B)
- 6-6, 6, 6, 5, 5, 3, 3, Dist
- Modern, Military History, however, I like looking at wars in any period
- Modern
Hi ClaudeFrancis751 - great to hear you're considering Teesside for history - we have an online open day next week if you wanted to join us and find out a bit more and/or ask any questions you might have. We have a talk and live chat for history . Best of luck with everything.
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(Original post by justjas33)
Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
1-Hi there I'm Saad!
2- History/ Economic History
3- LSE, King's, Exeter, Edinburgh, Manchester/Warwick
4- A*AAA or A*A*AA in Eco,History,Literature and Maths
5- IGCSE's*: A*A*A* AAAAA
6- Economic and political/diplomatic history
7- Modern
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(Original post by saadii368)
1-Hi there I'm Saad!
2- History/ Economic History
3- LSE, King's, Exeter, Edinburgh, Manchester/Warwick
4- A*AAA or A*A*AA in Eco,History,Literature and Maths
5- IGCSE's*: A*A*A* AAAAA
6- Economic and political/diplomatic history
7- Modern
Looks like we’re fans of the same areas of History and applying to some of the same places!
Good luck with your application
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1. i'm kate!
2. straight history hehe
3. cambridge, durham, st andrews, kcl, and ucl!
4. predicted a 42-44 in the IB, honestly have no idea at this point how it's gonna go!
5. no GCSEs, i'm an international!
6. i loVE historiography, and did two individual pieces of work this year about indigenous australian genocide in tasmania, and the media during the vietnam war!
7. i've only ever really been taught modern, so i'd have to go with that! keen to explore some medieval history if i get in though, excited to see if it can change my mind
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1. i'm kate!
2. straight history hehe
3. cambridge, durham, st andrews, kcl, and ucl!
4. predicted a 42-44 in the IB, honestly have no idea at this point how it's gonna go!
5. no GCSEs, i'm an international!
6. i loVE historiography, and did two individual pieces of work this year about indigenous australian genocide in tasmania, and the media during the vietnam war!
7. i've only ever really been taught modern, so i'd have to go with that! keen to explore some medieval history if i get in though, excited to see if it can change my mind
Awesome! Good luck with your application
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1. I’m Keira
2. History/Modern History
3. Edinburgh, St. Andrews, Glasgow, York and Cambridge (long shot lol)
4. I’m an international student and a mature student (I’m 21) so my qualifications are a little different!
5. I love gender history and that’s what I want to focus on queer history as well
6. I love both, but I swing a bit more towards modern
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1. Name: Hafsah
2. What course? History
3. Unis: King's, UCL, Queen Mary's, Westminster, City
4. Predicted: A*A*A (or A*AA) in Law, Latin and History
5. GCSE grades: All 7-9 (can't remember exactly)
6. Favourite areas/topics: early modern + social and cultural stuff (don't like medieval or military stuff much lol)
7. Modern!
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Keiraanne xevamore good luck with your applications and welcome to the thread!
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Figured I’d make a thread for everyone planning on applying for History or a History joint honours course this year for 2021 undergraduate entry as I’ve yet to see one

1. Name (if you want to!)
2. What course?
3. Universities you’re considering or planning on applying to:
4. A Level / IB / Higher Grades (predictions):
5. GCSE grades:
6. Favourite areas/topics of History:
7. Modern or Ancient?
Hey I’m Milly
2) history BA
3) uni of manchester/Edinburgh/ maybe Cardiff?
4) alevel BBB- history, geography, politics and EPQ
5) 777665555
6) I loveee modern history- especially American and fascism in Europe
7) modern lol
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(Original post by Millyjc)
Hey I’m Milly
2) history BA
3) uni of manchester/Edinburgh/ maybe Cardiff?
4) alevel BBB- history, geography, politics and EPQ
5) 777665555
6) I loveee modern history- especially American and fascism in Europe
7) modern lol
I’m planning on applying to Edinburgh too, and modern’s also my fave hehe. Good luck with your application!
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