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Sociology

Details

There A Level consists of three units

Course Content 

Unit 1: Education with Theory and Methods
Research Methods, education and application of sociological research methods to the study of education

Unit 2: Topics in Sociology
Families in households, beliefs in society (tbc)

Unit 3: Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods
Crime, social distribution of crime, globalisation of crime and control of crime, research methods and the application of sociological theory

Assessment Format

A Level: Three written papers (each paper is 33.3% of the total A Level)

What can you do with an A Level or Degree in Sociology?
Sociology can lead to careers with GCHQ, the Civil Service, Social Services and Teaching.

Board: AQA
Teacher to contact: Mrs L Fry 
Course entry requirements:
GCSE Level 5/6 in English or GCSE level 6 in History or Religious Studies