A Level (Linear) Sociology at Chelmer Valley High School
Sociology is an increasingly popular A-level choice at Chelmer Valley. Considered a social science, Sociology offers opportunities to study the way people and society interact through a number of modules, including:
- Family and Houselholds
- Sociological methods
- Mass Media
- Crime and Deviance
The course also promotes independent learning skills, critical thinking skills, effective group work and practical research skills. As such, sociology fits in well with just about any combination of A-level subjects as well as preparing students for a wide range of Higher Education and career opportunities.
The department has good resources, including textbooks, interactive lessons using a variety of teaching & learning styles and has a good record of achievement in the examinations.
The skills that you will be assessed on
- AO1 Description (knowledge and understanding)
- AO2 Evaluation (analysis and evaluation of concepts and ideas)
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chelmer Valley High School directly.