Sociology

Sociology entry criteria: 5 in English & 4 in Maths / 36 APS 

What is the subject about?

Sociology is the study of how people behave in society. It involves engaging with research to uncover the forces that drive human behaviour. Topics studied include crime and deviance, the family and education.

 

What do employers say about this subject?

Students will gain valuable skills such as the understnding of researchh methods and the ability to develop opinions and new ideas on societal issues. These skills gained can be useful in a variety of careers such as social work and human resources. Typical employers include the local and central government, NHS and third sector.