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Politics A Level at The Ridgeway School and Sixth Form College

Course description

What will I be studying?

AS level

Unit 1 - People and Politics eg. Democracy

Unit 2 - Governing the UK eg. Parliament

A2 Level

Unit 3b - Introducing Political Ideologies eg. Socialism

Unit 4b - Other Ideological traditions eg. Feminism

Where can it take me?

AS Level Politics is essential for A Level Politics. Politics is accepted on many courses at university. It is useful for law, humanities, social science, English etc. Politics is useful for careers in local government, civil service, journalism, lawyer, media and many more. It is also an integral part of PPE at Oxford University.

Entry requirements

At least 4 C grades at GCSE (or equivalent) in at least 3 different subjects.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Ridgeway School and Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 16 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years