Ever wondered how we developed into the society we are today? How the way you see yourself determines the way people identify you? Whether men or women are more likely to commit a crime?
Sociology will help you to make sense of the society we live in and understand the cultural and identity issues which affect us all.
You will learn a number of skills including the use of evidence to support your arguments, how to investigate facts, and critical thinking. It is relevant to the society you live in so you are bound to enjoy learning about topics that are relevant to everyday life; plus it opens the door to a fantastic range of interesting careers.
In the first year you will study:
• Research methods
• Families and households
In the second year of the A Level you will broaden your understanding of society. You will study:
• Crime and deviance
• Theory and methods
• Beliefs in society
At least 5 GCSEs graded 9-5 including
English at grade 4 or above.