What will I study

A level Sociology focuses on contemporary society, providing an awareness of the importance of social structure and actions in explaining social forces and issues.

How will I be assessed

All papers are external exams taken at the end of the course.
Paper 1: Education with theory and methods – 33.3%
Paper 2: Topics in Sociology – 33.3%
Paper 3: Crime and deviance with Theory and Methods – 33.3%

Why study A Level Sociology

A Level Sociology is recognised as an academic A Level by all universities so will help you in securing a degree course. It provides an excellent foundation for anyone wishing to pursue a career in various job sectors, including social work, education, national and international NGOs and any aspect of the criminal justice system. The A Level also develops excellent research skills that can be transferred to many degree courses and jobs.

Entry requirements

Standard Grace Academy 6th Form entry requirements.

It can lead to careers such as:

Human services administration, counselling, journalism, public office, law enforcement, corrections, social work or education