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Politics

Minimum Entry Criteria

Desired: 7 in English Language or 7 in History

Essential: 6 in English Language or 6 in History

Board

Edexcel

Outline of the Course

Unit 1: UK Politics

  • Part 1: The UK Political system
  • Part 2: Core Ideological Ideas: Liberalism, Conservatism & Socialism

Unit 2: UK Government

  • Part 1: UK Parliament, Prime Minister and Judiciary
  • Part 2: Alternative Ideological Ideas: Feminism

Unit 3: Comparative US Politics

  • The US Political system and US/UK Comparative Politics

Assessment

 
Type of Assessment
Duration
Weighting
1
Written Examination
2 hours
33.3%
2
Written Examination
2 hours
33.3%
3
Written Examination
2 hours
33.3%

Sixth-Form-Programme-of-Courses-2023.pdf