How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK.
How long is the course? 1 or 2 years.
Are there entry requirements? No.
What certificate do I get? AQA A-Level Politics
What can I do with the qualification? Study degree qualifications or higher level Diplomas.
What level is the course? Equivalent to Level 3 Diplomas, USA Advanced Placement Program, Matriculation Certificate.
Are exams included? No, you have to book these separately.
When can I enrol? At any time.
Your online AQA A-Level Politics course will come with full tutor support for the length of your studies. You will have access through an online learning portal to all materials and information that you need to study and learn in preparation for your examinations.
Although designed as a course to cover 2 years of study, you do have the option as a distance learning student to complete the course and sit the examinations in a year or less should you prefer.
Examinations for AQA A-Level Politics are held every year in the June examination period. If you need more help or advice regarding studying this course, contact one of our helpful team for more assistance.
AQA A-Level Politics Syllabus
This course will cover the following areas of study:
- You will develop your critical thinking skills and the ability to interpret, evaluate and comment.
- You will develop an awareness of the nature of politics and the relationship between political ideas as well as institutions and processes.
- You will develop an understanding of the structures of authority and how the political system in the United Kingdom works, you will also exam the differences with other systems.
- You will gain an informed understanding of the rights and the responsibilities of the individual.
- You will develop a passion in contemporary politics.
The course is divided into the following units:
- The government and politics of the UK.
- The government and politics of the USA, and comparative politics.
- Political ideas.
- AQA A-Level examinations can only be carried out in the UK.
- Examination period is in the June examination period.
- AQA A-Level Politics course code: 7152