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Government and Politics
"Continuous effort-not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential’’
At Chobham Academy, A-Level Government and Politics aims to help students acquire knowledge and an understanding of how governmental institutions and their processes work. To equip all students with the knowledge and skills needed to make a positive contribution in their communities, to society and the workplace.
Ms P.Haigh - Assistant Principal; Director of Learning - Humanities.
Ms. N Ekeolere - Teacher of Government and Politics.
Key Stage 5
In Year 12 students study
Unit 1 People, Politics and Participation
Unit 2 Governing Modern Britain
In Year 13 students study
Unit 3a The Politics of the USA
Unit 4a The Government of the USA
ILT Tasks: Homework tasks are formulated from course content. Topical essays will be set and assessed weekly; based on the examining body’s past papers and mark schemes. Students may also on occasion be required to use ICT to produce presentations for in class workshop assessments.
Core Text and recommended reading list can be obtained from subject teacher /LRC