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A Level Sociology

A Level Sociology

Sociology is a dynamic subject which uses theories like Marxism and feminisim to question, challenge and explain what happens in society.

It is an old subject, beginning after the Industrial Revolution.

However, in your lessons you will study contemporary requirement- you will learn a lot of new words!

A Level Sociology is 100% exam assessed and we use the AQA exam board

Key Stage 5

Year 12

  • Introduction to sociology
  • Sociology of families
  • Sociology of Education
  • Research methods
  • Methods in context, studying education
  • Revision and end of year assessments/internal exams/AS exams

Year 13

  • Sociology of crime and deviance
  • Theory and methods
  • Beliefs in society
  • Revision and final exams