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A-Level Politics

UK Politics

UK Politics is Paper 1 of the A-Level Politics course (9PL0/01). It's a 2-hour written examination with 84 marks and is worth 33.3% of the qualification. 

The content in the Political Participation section sees Mayfield students study Democracy and Participation, Political Parties, Electoral Systems & Voting Behaviour and the Media. While, the content in the Core Political Ideas section sees Mayfield Sixth Formers learning about Conservatism, Liberalism & Socialism.

The Assessment Overview
Section A: Political Participation | One 30-mark question from a choice of two (each question uses a source) – candidates must complete one of these. Plus one 30-mark question from a choice of two – candidates must complete one of these
Section B: Core Political Ideas | One 24-mark question from a choice of two

PL1's Content

These are all Luca's notes for each topic and lesson in A-Level Politics Paper 1's UK Politics. These notes are from classes, private study periods or at home, and are written by a Sixth Former so some notes may contain errors.

PL1/1 | Democracy and Participation
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PL1/2 | Political Parties
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PL1/3 | Electoral Systems

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PL1/4 | Voting Behaviour and the Media
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PL1/5 | Conservatism

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PL1/6 | Liberalism
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PL1/7 | Socialism
PL1/7A | //

Democracy and Participation

A-Level Politics, Paper 1, Topic 1
PL1/1 | Lessons PL1/1A-1J

PL1/1A | Title

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