A Level

Your A Level in Politics will open the door to a variety of industries such as politics, journalism, diplomatic service, civil service and law.


Your A Level in Politics will allow you to hone your analytical and essay writing skills. The course will comprise a variety of different study methods including debates and discussions, independent research and evidence-based questions and essays.

In order to get the most out of government and politics, you will need to have an interest in politics, enjoy debates and consider other people’s viewpoints before coming to reasoned conclusions. You will explore the engagement of people with politics, learning how the political institutions of the UK work. You’ll also study the ideas that underpin political actions, and which other political ideas have emerged in the last century.


  • Minimum five GCSEs at grade 9-5
  • English and Maths at minimum grade 5


Your work will be assessed by external examination

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CTK St Mary's
Chislehurst Road
London DA14 6BE
020 8309 4760
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