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Sociology A Level at Hornsey School for Girls

Course description

Sociology looks at the ways in which groups of people organise themselves and come to be as they are. In this subject you are challenged to really understand how society works.

AS Level
Unit 1: Families & Households. Students will learn about the relationship of the family to the social structure and social change, with particular reference to the economy and to state policies.
Unit 2: Education with Research Methods. The role and purpose of education, including vocational education and training, in contemporary society.

A2 Level
Unit 3: Beliefs in Society. Different theories of ideology, science and religion, including both Christian and non-Christian religious traditions.
Unit 4: Crime & Deviance. Students learn about the different theories of crime, deviance, social order and social control.

Entry requirements

As a minimum you will require at least a grade B in English and a B grade in another Humanities subject.


This is a 100% exam based course with exams taking place after and based on each unit.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 14 September 2016
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