A workbook to support students preparing for OCRs General Studies AS Level Unit 1 exam. Unit 1 of AS covers the Social Domain and Arts, Culture and the Humanities - and the examination consists of some data-response, short answer questions and some extended writing. This workbook is designed for independent study or classroom use. It progressively builds the skills needed for this examination. It builds students confidence and helps them to improve their grade through knowing exactly what kind of answers are required. It is the short answer questions where students most often lose the most marks through not understanding what is required.
Table of Contents:
1.1 Political systems, processes and goals1.2 Social and economic trends and constraints1.3 Explanation and evaluation of human behaviour1.4 Beliefs, values and moral reasoning1.5 Media and communications 11.6 Creativity and innovation
About the Author(s):
Paul Fletcher is a Senior Examiner with a major awarding body and leads the General Studies programme at Urmston Grammar School in Manchester.