History deals with past human experiences and, therefore, it provides a better understanding of current affairs and future developments.
The Advanced level course covers Maltese, International and Mediterranean History (1789 – 2004). Matsec exam papers are set in English and students are expected to answer in English.
The Intermediate level covers Maltese & European History (1789 – 1921). In the examination, the paper (1 paper) is set in English and answers are to be given in English.
You can study History at:
|Advanced Level||No previous knowledge is required||2 years||5 lessons per week||1 tutorial per week|
|Intermediate Level||No previous knowledge is required||2 years||3 lessons per week||NA|
A good knowledge of English is recommended
Students will be informed at the start of the course.
The teaching programme is supplemented by:
- Guest speakers
- Visits to the National Archives and to other historical places related to the syllabi topics.
- Research projects
Further Studies/Career opportunities
- University of Malta. History is a required subject for International Relations. It is a great asset for courses in law, archival studies, archaeology and European Studies
- Institute of Tourism Studies