Intermediate History site
Campaigning for Change:
Social Change in Scotland 1900s – 79:
Changing patterns of employment since 1945.
This site has been designed to cater for students at both
Intermediate 1 and Intermediate 2 levels.
Use it to discover more about how life and work changed
from 1945 till 1979 in Scotland. Explore the sources to
find out what happened in carpet manufacturing, the oil
industry, car manufacturing and shipbuilding. Meet the
workers, see and hear their history and share the inspiration.
Enjoy the quizzes and try the exam style essays. We recommend
you visit the enhanced version of the site, which has interactive
features and audio (which is optional). The standard version
contains the same core material but in a simpler format.
Choose the version of the site you'd like to access.