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Online A Level Politics Course


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Summary

Price
£520 inc VAT
Or £57.78/mo. for 9 months... Read more
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
360 hours
Access to content
2 years
Qualification
A-level Government and Politics
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Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) not included in price, and must be purchased separately
  • Tutor is available to students
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Overview

Our Online A-Level Government and Politics Course aims to develop your critical thinking skills to allow you to interpret and evaluate the nature of politics. Through studying this course you will gain knowledge and understanding of the political system of the United Kingdom and you will look at the differences between it and other political systems. You will also learn about the rights and responsibilities of the individual.

Our Online A-Level Government and Politics Course enables students to:

  • Develop a critical awareness of the nature of politics and the relationship between political ideas, institutions and processes;
  • Acquire knowledge and understanding of the structures of authority and power within the political system of the United Kingdom, and how these may differ from those of other political systems;
  • Acquire knowledge and informed understanding of the rights and responsibilities of the individual;
  • Develop an interest in and engagement with contemporary politics.

Qualification

A-level Government and Politics
Awarded by Edexcel
Regulated by Ofqual

Resources

Description

People, Politics and Participation

  • Participation and voting behaviour
  • Electoral systems
  • Political parties
  • Pressure groups and protest movements

Governing Modern Britain

  • The British Constitution
  • Parliament
  • The core executive
  • Multi-level governance

The Politics of the USA

  • The electoral process and direct democracy
  • Political parties
  • Voting behaviour
  • Pressure groups

The Government of the USA

  • The constitutional framework of US government
  • The legislative branch of government: US Congress
  • The executive branch of government
  • The judicial branch of government: the supreme court

As you progress through the Online A-Level Government and Politics Course sections you will encounter lessons, activities, core reading and assessments.

Who is this course for?

Our A-Level Courses are perfect for homeschooling students, mature students or anyone looking to improve their grades!

Requirements

Whilst there is no pre-requisite required in order to study a L3 qualification in the UK, it is still recommended that you have studied the subject at L2 (GCSE level), as this will generally contain underpinning knowledge.

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