History Elective is one of the three available elective components (the other two being Geography Elective and Literature Elective ) of the compulsory Combined Humanities subject, comprising 50% of the total mark. History is a compulsory subject for Lower Secondary pupils.
The study of History will equip students with the skills of research, investigation and critical thinking that are necessary for the comprehension and interpretation of historical events, trends and evidences. Historical writings also demand a high standard of order, coherence and clarity in the presentation of findings and the making of informed judgments.
The study of History is an opportunity to discover for yourself, the past, present, and what you want in your future.
History opens doors to any vocation that requires both strong analytical and research skills, and most of all, imagination.