Sociology is the study of human interaction, social structure and culture. Areas of study include:
- Exploring socialisation, culture and identity
- Families and households
- Education and research methods used by sociologists
- Crime and deviance
- Social inequality
- Applied reseach methods
Updated October 2018
Grade B is GCSE English Language plus one of the following are essential - English Literature, History or Religious Studies.
A Grade C in maths is also desireable.
Classroom based delivery. Assessment is through external exams, with internal tests and mock exams.
A sociology student will develop the skills appropriate for university and also for a range of careers including:
- social work
- working for major charities