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Sociology A Level at Teesdale School

Course description

Course Content

AS

  • SCLY 1: Focuses on the role of the family and students are examined through a variety of stimulus response and essay questions. Topics covered include the family and capitalism, domestic violence, the changing role of childhood and the changing nature of marriage.
  • SCLY 2: Focuses on education and sociological methods and is examined through a mixture of stimulus response and essay questions. Topics covered include education and meritocracy, educational inequality and the evolution of educational reform.

A2

  • SCLY 3: Focuses on world sociology and students are examined through a variety of stimulus response and essay questions. Topics include globalisation, poverty and debt and gender inequality.
  • SCLY 4: Focuses on crime and deviance and sociological methods and students are examined through a variety of stimulus response and essay questions. Topics include gender and crime, the impact of the Stephen Lawrence enquiry and sociological issues arising from the study of suicide.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Teesdale School directly.

Last updated date: 17 March 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years

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