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Sociology at Aston Academy

Course description

Sociology is about people and society. Have you ever wondered why….

Women are more likely to be victims of domestic violence than men?

Some students achieve higher grades than others?

Prison numbers are on the increase?

….then Sociology may be the subject for you!

Course content

Year One
•Families and Households
•Education
•Sociological Methods
 
Year Two
•Beliefs in Society
•Crime and Deviance
•Sociological Theory and Methods

Entry requirements

  At least 5 GCSE’s at grade 4 and above.

 

Assessment

Three two-hour examinations at the end of the two-year course.

Financial information

N/A

Future opportunities

Where can the subject lead?

Nursing Midwifery

Social Worker

Social Researcher

Charity Fundraiser

Probation Officer

Teacher/Lecturer

Counsellor

Youth Worker

Market Research

Civil Service

Journalism

Advertising

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Careers Adviser or a member of the Post 16 Team.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 07 November 2017
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