Sociology

Minimum Entry Criteria

Guarantees a place on the course: 7 in English Language or 7 in English Literature

May be accepted on the course: 6 in English Language or 6 in English Literature

Board

AQA

Outline of the Course

  • Unit 1 (Education with Theory and Methods): Education; Methods in Context; Theory and Methods
  • Unit 2 (Topics in Sociology): Families and Households; Global Development
  • Unit 3 (Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods): Crime and Deviance; Theory and Methods

Assessment

 

Type of Assessment

Duration

Weighting

1

Examination: short answer and extended writing questions

2 hours

33.3%

2

Examination: extended writing questions

2 hours

33.3%

3

Examination: short answer and extended writing questions

2 hours

33.3%