Sociology

Head of Department Miss Ahazie
Teachers Mrs Senior-Cloarec

Mrs Griffiths

Qualification 

  • AS and A2 Level

Examination Board  

  • AQA 

Course Structure and Assessment Make up

Year 12

  • Paper 1: Education with methods in context (33.3%) 
  • Paper 2: Research methods and topics in sociology: families and households (33.3%) 

Year 13 

  • Paper 2: Research methods and topics in sociology: beliefs in society (33.3%) 
  • Paper 3: Crime and deviance with theory and methods (33.3%)

Recommended reading 

Paper 1 and 2 

  • AQA A Level Sociology Book One Including AS Level (ISBN 978-0954007911) 
  • Sociology: A Short Introduction (Polity Short Introductions) (ISBN 978-0745625423) 
  • Haralambos and Holborn - Sociology Themes and Perspectives (ISBN 978-0007245956) 

Paper 1 

  • AQA Sociology for A Level Workbook 1: Education with Methods (ISBN 978-1471845345) 

Paper 2 

  • AQA Sociology for A Level Workbook 2: Familes and Households (ISBN 978-1471845352)