Edexcel GCSE History (1HI0) Specification amendments

Wed Dec 19 12:22:00 UTC 2018

We recently informed teachers of our decision to split paper 2 into two physical question and answer booklets, you can find more information here.

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Paper 2 will now comprise two separate question and answer booklets: the first part being the period study, and the second the British depth study. To represent this in the specification we have updated the document.

The following section include the updated information about the changes in the specification.

Summary of Pearson Edexcel GCSE in History specification Issue 2 changes

Summary of changes made between previous issue and this current issue Page number
Section 1 Qualification at a Glance - Paper 2: Period study and British depth study - We have updated the paper codes to reflect the new numbering. 5
Paper 2: Period study – We have amended the option numbering to make the split of the paper clearer. 26, 28, 30, 32 and 34
Section 3 Assessment Information: We have amended wording to make it clearer that there will now be a question and answer booklet (A and B) which replaces sections A and B. 47 and 59

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