Syllabus

This course consists of four units:

AS Level

Unit 1: GOVP1  People, Politics and Participation

Written examination: 1 hour 30 minutes

Unit 2: GOVP2 Governing Modern Britain

Written examination: 1 hour 30 minutes

A2 Level

Unit 3: GOV3A - The Politics of the USA

Written examination: 1 hour 30 minutes

Unit 4: GOV4A - The Government of the USA

Written examination: 1 hour 30 minutes

Recommended Reading

 

British Politics in Focus, Roy Bentley et al, 2004.

 

American Politics and Society, David McKay, 2005.

The European Union and British Politics, Andrew Geddes, 2003.

Exams

Exams are taken at an AQA centre and we can provide an extensive list of centres for you.