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This page provides quick access to advice and guidance for the new National Qualifications. It also links to external educational websites and to the SQA pages for Politics.

Advice and support

Advice and support for the new National Qualifications.

Course materials

Materials prepared by teachers for teachers from a range of sources. (Glow log-in required.)

Useful weblinks

Listings of external educational websites providing information and materials that might be useful in teaching and learning in Politics.

SQA - Politics

Scottish Qualifications Authority website area for the course and unit specifications, assessment specifications and support notes for the New NQs.

Archived materials from previous qualifications

Find materials from previous National Qualifications in this archive. The materials are not valid for New NQs but have been retained as they may contain elements that are still useful. Users should check that any content conforms with current SQA Arrangements.

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