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    I'm starting Sixth Form in September, and hoping to study: Business Studies (WJEC); Economics (WJEC); Government and Politics (Edexcel); and either Law (WJEC) or History (presumably WJEC), I'd prefer Law, but I'm undecided.

    Anyway, I was wondering if anyone could recommend some books to read over Summer, so I'll have a bit of insight and knowledge before going into the courses. Apart from Business (and possibly History), all of the courses are new to me, so I'd like to have some basic knowledge before starting the courses, so the newness of the courses won't be too bad.
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    For law, you can have an explore of the laws found in statutes. They're all online - http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ Elliot and Quinn also have some fairly easy to follow text books about law.

    For Government and Politics, staying up to date with news is always good. Find a reliable news source and keep abreast of all the things going on in the world of politics.

    History is probably the easiest to find good material on. Just nip to the local library, head to the history section and grab anything that sounds interesting.

    Without knowing what topics you're going to cover, it's hard to recommend specific things. You don't want to overload yourself, so I'd just edge yourself into the subjects by trying to gain a basic, general understanding. Sixth form will probably ease you into the course anyway
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    For law, you can have an explore of the laws found in statutes. They're all online - http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ Elliot and Quinn also have some fairly easy to follow text books about law.

    For Government and Politics, staying up to date with news is always good. Find a reliable news source and keep abreast of all the things going on in the world of politics.

    History is probably the easiest to find good material on. Just nip to the local library, head to the history section and grab anything that sounds interesting.

    Without knowing what topics you're going to cover, it's hard to recommend specific things. You don't want to overload yourself, so I'd just edge yourself into the subjects by trying to gain a basic, general understanding. Sixth form will probably ease you into the course anyway
    Thank you for the advise. There is so much to cover across the syllabus, I doubt I'd be able to cover everything anyway. Thank you!
 
 
 
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