S2 Social Studies


Pupils will study three subjects in S2 Social Studies – Geography, History and Modern Studies.

Pupils will develop important knowledge and skills across the Social Subjects.  They will also develop their literacy and numeracy skills and awareness of Health and Wellbeing.  Opportunities will be sought to incorporate ICT and learning experiences outside of the classroom. 

Course Content

Pupils will study:

  • History - Revolutions

  • Geography – Landscapes

  • Modern Studies – Human Rights


Pupils should expect regular homework.  At least one piece of formal homework will be set by each subject area.


Pupils will be assessed through their class work and homework.


Pupils should also expect three summative tests, one at the end of each topic area.