A Level in Sociology offers students a challenging and stimulating course that is widely recognised and highly respected by universities as well as employers. The course covers a wide range of issues, ranging from youth culture to the exploration of inequalities in society. It is a subject which endeavours to explain social change in the past, present and future.
Four components will be studied over the two year A Level Course.
Component 1 – Education
Component 2 – Families and Households
Component 3 – Crime and Deviance
Component 4 – The Media
Exam Code: AQA 7192
Where does the course lead?
Sociology can be of direct relevance and benefit to a whole host of careers, including journalism, policing, social work, local government, teaching, advertising or business. Those who study Sociology at university have a higher rate of employment than many other subjects.
Level 5 at GCSE English and Level 5 in either Religious Education, History or Geography.
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