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Sociology AS/A2 Level at Nicholas Hamond Academy

Course description


The course is designed to give students an insight into the study of Society. Sociologists question the way in which our society works.

Course content


Two units at AS Level and two units at A2:


Unit One – Family and Households

Unit Two – Education and Theory and Methods

Unit Three – Religion and its impact on Society

Unit Four – Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods

Entry requirements


Grade C in English at GCSE



AS is worth 50% of the whole A Level, A2 the other 50%.

Future opportunities


Previous students have gone on University to study Criminology, and Sociology. The subject is of use to those intending to work in Social Care and Education.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nicholas Hamond Academy directly.

Last updated date: 11 May 2015

Key information

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