Welcome to the Politics Department

Our Department Vision

To inspire and educate young people to engage and contribute to their political future


Politics Curriculum Map KS5

Click here for Sixth Form Subjects


A trip to the houses of parliament, online and face to face debates , support sessions for exam skills 

Careers & Employment

Politics is a cornerstone of our society. Studying Politics will enable you to join and contribute fully to a range of careers from becoming an MP or a Lawyer to working in the civil service or education. What politics does is shows your commitment to the real world, and to keeping up with what impacts our world. Which career wouldn't welcome employees that do that?

Recommended Reading

  • Watch or read the news every week (Dispatches, Newsnight, BBC News) 
  • The rights of Man by Thomas Paine 
  • The Blair Legacy by Terrence Casey  
  • Thatcher and Thatcherism by E. Evans 
  •  For the Record (William Collins) (David Cameron's biography)