Junior Form History Curriculum
Senior Form History Curriculum
Theme A
Modernization and Transformation in Twentieth-Century Asia
  1. Modernization and transformation of Hong Kong
  1. Political and institutional changes
  2. Development as an international city
  1. Modernization and transformation of China
  1. Early attempts at modernisation – reforms and revolutions
  2. Socialist modernisation in the Maoist period and the evolution of “socialism with Chinese characteristics” in the post - Mao period
  1. Modernization and transformation of Japan
  1. Modernization in the early 20th century
  2. Reconstruction and growth after WWII
  3. Relations with other Asian countries
Theme B
Conflicts and Cooperation in the Twentieth-Century World
  1. Major conflicts and the quest for peace
  1. International relations from 1900 to 1914
  2. The two world wars and the peace settlements
  3. Major conflicts after WWII and attempts to make peace
  1. The quest for cooperation and prosperity
  1. International economic cooperation
  2. International social cooperation