Edexcel International GCSE History

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Timelines relevant to the Edexcel International GCSE History specification are a useful way of learning about events, recognising cause and effect, seeing change over time as well as understanding things that are happening at the same time. 

Across the Totally Timelines site there are a number of timelines that would help in the teaching, learning and revision of Edexcel International GCSE History topics. Some have been produced for a particular specification while others offer relevant and/or background information. 

Listed below each topic are the timelines that are relevant for that subject

 

Edexcel International GCSE History – Timelines for Paper 1 Topics

1 – The French Revolution, c1780–99
The French Revolution Causes and Events

2 – Development of a nation: unification of Italy, 1848–70

3 – Germany: development of dictatorship, 1918–45
Weimar and Nazi Germany 1918 – 1945
Adolf Hitler 1889 – 1945

4 – Colonial rule and the nationalist challenge in India, 1919–47

5  – Dictatorship and conflict in the USSR, 1924–53
Stalin’s Russia 1922 – 1953

6 – A world divided: superpower relations, 1943–72
International Relations: Cold War 1945 – 1991

7 – A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945–74
American Civil Rights Movement 1865 – 1968

8 South Africa: from union to the end of apartheid, 1948–94

 

Edexcel International GCSE History – Timelines for Paper 2 Topics

A1 – The origins and course of the First World War, 1905–18
World War One Causes 1878 – 1914
World War One 1914 – 1918

A2 – Russia and the Soviet Union, 1905–24
1905 Russian Revolution Causes and Events
1917 Russian Revolution Causes and Events
Tsarist Russia 1855 – 1922

A3 – The USA, 1918–41
The American Dream 1915 – 1988

A4 – The Vietnam Conflict, 1945–75
Vietnam War Causes and Events 1887 – 1978

A5 East Germany, 1958–90

B1 – America: from new nation to divided union, 1783–1877
Thomas Jefferson 1743 – 1826
The American West 1830 – 1892

B2 – Changes in medicine, c1848–c1948

B3 Japan in transformation, 1853–1945

B4 China: conflict, crisis and change, 1900–89
Mao Zedong 1893 – 1976

B5 – The changing role of international organisations: the league and the UN, 1919–c2011

B6 The changing nature of warfare and international conflict, 1919–2011

B7 The Middle East: conflict, crisis and change, 1917–2012

 

Published Sept 24, 2020 @ 6:10 pm – Updated – Sep 24, 2020 @ 8:29 pm