How to do different history assessment tasks

Colosseum, Rome.
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As you study History, you will be asked to complete a range of assessment types.


Understanding what each kind of assessment task requires will help you to prepare more effectively for it.


Most of the time, assessment tasks will require you to undertake the research process, so ensure that you become familiar with each step so that you can complete the assignments properly.


Some of the more common types of assessment tasks are outlined below: