Local history linked to significant place, person or event

Challenge reference: 1095

Notional learning hours  10
Level Entry 2
Subject area
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Learning aim

Learners will be able to investigate an aspect of local history and link to a significant place, person or event.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Be able to research a place, person or event in an historical context

  2. Be able to link this information to a national context

Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • Choose 1 local person, place or event to research
    • Choose 2 different information sources
    • Find out 1 historical piece of local information from each source linked to the person, place or event



    • Using the local place, person, event; make 1 link in a national historical context
    • Describe your findings to an appropriate person using a minimum of 2 examples of appropriate historical vocabulary
    • Make 1 reference to the difference in the way of life for individuals from a local against national context linked to the research that has been completed