History (Crime) Exam Technique (Factors (Attitudes and beliefs, Media,…
History (Crime) Exam Technique
Question 5/6 (16 marks + 4 SPAG marks)
Task (how far do you agree? explain your answer)
Theme (punishment, law enforcement etc)
Timing (marks * 1.5)
Timing of impact (how long impact lasted in time period)
Extent of impact
Scale of impact
People affected (amount of people)
‘The use of public execution remained an important feature of the penal system in the years c1500–c1900.’ How far do you agree? Explain your answer.
Question 4 (12 marks)
Think of any changes or new methods you can think of
What was the change?
Explain why new crimes were defined in the period from c1900 to the present day. [12 marks]
For example [talk about one of the changing punishments]...
As a result / this means that / consequently…
One reason that changes to the system of punishments were introduced was because of [insert factor]...
Attitudes and beliefs
Poverty and wealth
Transport and communications
Science and technology
Roles of governments
Question 3 (4 marks)
Explain one way in which law enforcement in the medieval period (c1000–c1500) was different from law enforcement during the modern period (c1900–present)