Sempringham Study Centre: eLearning-ready resources
Summary of resources for students (to help librarians, teachers, tutors to guide students)
The content is focussed on British, European and World (including USA) History in the nineteenth
and twentieth centuries. More recent added content has an emphasis on the twentieth century.
The Study Centre is constantly developed and expanded.
Navigation throughout the Study Centre is easy, facilitated by links at the base of most pages.
This list follows the order on the Study Centre index/start page.
The Study Centre
w eLearning. Resources for virtual learning environments (VLEs). 9 AS or A2 unit e-guides
w AS/A2 resources in the Study Centre integrated and arranged in eight topic areas.
British History, nineteenth century. British History, twentieth century
German History, nineteenth century. German History, twentieth century
Russian History, nineteenth century. Russian History, twentieth century
Italian History, nineteenth and twentieth centuries. General and World (inc USA) History
w e-new perspective. The whole journal online edition, in printable pdf.
Starts with Vol 1 - the current volume. Some 300 topic articles. †
w Indexes and access to new perspective articles by topic and by volume.
Some 300 topic articles. †
w Exam answers and study advice for AS and A2 students.
Advice on answering document questions: over 30 articles †
Advice on answering structured and period study questions: over 30 articles † and other study advice.
Advice on revision, advice on the Individual study and comment on study strategy
w Core concepts, terms and ideologies - 35 concepts. In addition, questions and answers on each that
can be run in parallel windows (to foster digestion) and an article on concepts and their importance.
w Factual frameworks - key events by studied topic. Currently 7 in depth chronologies - more to be added. †
w Topic guides for AS and A2 Modern History - the complete list of 25 topics.
w Selected links to Internet History sites. This section partly superseded by skilful search engine use.
w The Good History Students’ Handbook. The online edition of a 1990s, 173 pages, bestseller. (html format)
w The Individual Study and research - advice by authors for individual research.
Outside the Study Centre but available when using it: Advanced History Students’ Study Guide:
the landmark online study guide: 66 illustrated pages in pdf
Summary of Study Centre resources particularly for teachers/tutors and VLE providers
w eLearning. Comment on effective unit e-guides, with 9 exemplar unit e-guides and three
unit e-guide templates and styles for virtual learning environment providers (VLEs).
w ehistory. Our annual companion for eLearning, online edition, current and all back issues.
† The figures on this sheet are subject to increases but were correct in October 2012.