AS/A2 Government and Politics

AQA examination board.

Specification is found at http://filestore.aqa.org.uk/subjects/specifications/alevel/AQA-2150-W-SP-14.PDF

Students will be assessed on past examination questions throughout the course and in mock exams sat in January.

Overview of the course:

Term Course content

 

  Unit 1: People, Politics and Participation Unit 2: Governing Modern Britain
 

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Spring Term

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Term

 

 

 

Participation and Voting Behaviour

 

Electoral Systems

 

 

The British Constitution

 

 

Parliament

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Political Parties

 

Pressure groups and Protest movements

 

 

Core Executive

 

Multi-level Governance

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  Unit 3 TBC Unit 4a: The government of the USA
 

Autumn Term

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring Term

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Term

   

The Constitutional Framework of US Government

 

The Legislative Branch of Government: US Congress.

 

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The Executive Branch of government.

 

The Judicial Branch of Government: The Supreme Court.

 

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