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Government and Politics at Hampton High

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Exam Board - Edexcel

Course Duration - 2-Years

If you enjoy debating current affairs and politics and would like to study a subject that is relevant to your everyday life, then A level in Government and Politics is perfect for you.  The A level Government and Politics course is designed to encourage students to develop their critical thinking skills and enhance their ability to interpret, evaluate and comment on the nature of politics.  Students acquire knowledge of the structures of authority and power within the political system of the United Kingdom, as well as developing political analysis of other political systems in the world.

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The course will give students a foundation of political knowledge on which to develop skills for citizenship and further study.  As well as providing a solid foundation for a possible career in politics, this qualification can be a useful grounding for a wide range of careers, including law and media.

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You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 12 October 2016
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