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A-Level Programme - Sociology

Social Sciences

Social Sciences
Social Sciences

What will you be working towards?

Code 4882
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

Our A-Level in Sociology will provide you with a sound understanding of central aspects of sociological thought and methods and the opportunity to develop a range of skills.

Details

It allows the integration of sociological themes, such as socialisation, culture and identity and social differentiation, power and stratification. A key aim of sociology is to encourage students to develop a critical awareness of society. You will follow a programme which combines class teaching with small group work, discussion, video material, IT and research projects.

How will it be delivered?

Students will follow a programme which combines class teaching with small group work, discussion, video material, IT and research projects. Students will complete three examinations over the duration of the course, each carrying a weight of 33% of their overall final result/grade. Paper 1: Education with Theory and Methods. This is a 2 hour written exam out of 80 marks. Paper 2: Topics in Sociology This is a 2 hour written exam out of 80 marks. Paper 3: Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods. This is a 2 hour written exam out of 80 marks.

Entry requirements

You will need: GCSE grade 4 (C) and above in Maths Grade 5 (B) or above in English Language and Sociology. (If Sociology has not been previously studied then a 5 (B) is required in a supporting subject such as ICT, Photography, Art or Drama) At least two other subjects at grade 5 (B) or above

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