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OCR A-Level History Unit 2 (Y201-Y224) - 13th June 2023 [Exam Chat]

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OCR A-Level History Unit 2 (Y201-Y224) - 13th June [Exam Chat]

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General Information
Date/Time: 13th June (morning)
Length: 1 hour

Resources
Qualification: https://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/as-and-a-level/history-a-h105-h505-from-2015/
Unit 1 Exam Chat: https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=7328794
Unit 3 Exam Chat: https://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/showthread.php?t=7328796
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This exam is for anybody studying the thematic unit of the A Level History course. Non-British period study. The topics included are:

Y201 The Rise of Islam c.550–750
Y202 Charlemagne 768–814
Y203 The Crusades and the Crusader States 1095–1192
Y204 Genghis Khan and the Explosion from the Steppes c.1167–1405
Y205 Exploration, Encounters and Empire 1445–1570
Y206 Spain 1469–1556
Y207 The German Reformation and the rule of Charles V 1500–1559
Y208 Philip II 1556–1598
Y209 African Kingdoms c.1400–c.1800
Y210 Russia 1645–1741
Y211 The Rise and Decline of the Mughal Empire in India 1526–1739
Y212 The American Revolution 1740–1796
Y213 The French Revolution and the rule of Napoleon 1774–1815
Y214 France 1814–1870
Y215 Italy and Unification 1789–1896
Y216 The USA in the 19th Century: Westward expansion and Civil War 1803–c.1890
Y217 Japan 1853–1937
Y218 International Relations 1890–1941
Y219 Russia 1894–1941
Y220 Italy 1896–1943
Y221 Democracy and Dictatorships in Germany 1919–1963
Y222 The Cold War in Asia 1945–1993
Y223 The Cold War in Europe 1941–1995
Y224 Apartheid and Reconciliation: South African Politics 1948–1999
Reply 2
if anyone is doing Russia 1894–1941 pls send some useful essays.
Also alfred and the making of england and the witchcraze, what are your predicitions?
Reply 3
I am doing the Y215 Italy and Unification 1789-1896. I finished the entire course the Friday before Easter!
If anyone is doing Y221 Democracy and Dictatorships in Germany 1919–1963, pls can u help me out. By sending over any revision resources / essay plans / timelines etc. would be very much grateful. Thanks
anyone taking African Kingdoms?
anyone doing american revolution...any predictions for what could come up? a cheeky 20 marker on the causes or revolution itself wud be so nice omg
Original post by tiredstudent234_
anyone doing american revolution...any predictions for what could come up? a cheeky 20 marker on the causes or revolution itself wud be so nice omg


still haven't started revising for unit 2 and icl I'm taking the hardest one :skull:
Reply 8
anyone doing the USA in the 19th Century Westward expansion andCivil War.
Reply 9
Anyone doing Y223 and have predictions?
Reply 10
Original post by Guggz
anyone doing the USA in the 19th Century Westward expansion andCivil War.

Me, any predictions ?
Reply 11
Original post by BeastModeTrain
anyone taking African Kingdoms?


I am! Although, arguably it is the worst topic as like very few schools take it within the country.
Original post by brussell
I am! Although, arguably it is the worst topic as like very few schools take it within the country.


mhm
have you started revising for it yet?
anyone doing Cold War in Asia; any predictions??? my guess is Korea / Post WW1 Asia as last years paper was entirely Cambodia / Vietnam :smile:
Reply 14
anyone doing french revolution and the rule of Napoleon plz give me some tips on where to start revising?:colonhash:
Does anyone have any predictions for Germany 1919-1963? Already bricking it, and have Early Tudors to deal with tomorrow first! :afraid:
Original post by humanoid_freak
Does anyone have any predictions for Germany 1919-1963? Already bricking it, and have Early Tudors to deal with tomorrow first! :afraid:


Also super nervous for early tudors tomorrow!!! I have sociology the same day too :eek:
Oh, man! Good luck with both!! Glad these 2 History papers are the only papers I have left! :cry2:
Original post by clara_ematt
Also super nervous for early tudors tomorrow!!! I have sociology the same day too :eek:
Reply 18
civil war and westward expansion anyone
Reply 19
civil war and westward expansion anyone

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