Sociology AS and A Level at The Oxford Academy
This AS/ A Level Sociology course is designed to offer insights into the worldwide social and cultural issues. You will learn to describe, assess and evaluate current and significant problems, be critical about the social and cultural issues around you, develop multiple perspectives and gain the ability to debate these issues with others. Sociology teaches you how to write professionally and how to critically assess people’s opinions.
Over this two year course, you will study a range of fascinating subjects which will allow you to develop a sense of how society runs and an understanding of cultural and identity questions, such as ‘why does poverty, crime and injustice exist?’ Some of the topics included are Education, Research Methods; Families and Households; Crime and Deviance and the Media.
Sociology is a great subject for anyone wanting to enter into a career such as:
- Social Work
- Personal Relations
5 A*-C including English and Maths level 5
There is potential for further study in any of these fields at a range of universities across the country:
- History, Psychology, Sociology & Media Studies
- Sociology and Criminology
- Business A
nother course that might interest you is Level 3 Health and Social Care.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Oxford Academy directly.