Accessibility links

Sociology A Level at Park High School

Course description

Are we products of nature or nurture? How does the hidden hand of society influence our behaviour? Is there such a thing as free will? Is the education system fair? What is the function of the family in modern society? Is the education system fair? Are criminals born or made? Why are women paid less than men? Is religion disappearing or changing? What is the role of the media in society?

Course content

Topics include:

Education with Theory and Method

Topics in Sociology

Crime & Deviance

 

Entry requirements

5 in GCSE English Language.

Assessment

Paper 1 - 2 hr written exam - 80 marks - 33.3% weighting

Paper 2 -2 hr written exam - 80 marks - 33.3% weighting

Paper 3 - 2 hr written exam - 80 marks - 33.3% weighting

Future opportunities

Studying sociology at university can give you a whole host of exciting career options, including:

Social work - Human resources – Advertising – Policing – Marketing – Journalism – Law – Teaching and many more.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 12 December 2017
Provider logo

Key information

Venues