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Sociology is an exciting subject that challenges your everyday experiences. It is the study of the relationship between the individual and society.

Sociology provides an opportunity to develop a better understanding of the social world, by examining social influences, such as, families, schools, friends, and the media.

Why choose Sociology?

Sociology is a great subject for anyone who likes to debate topical issues. If you are always asking questions about the world we live in, Sociology is a subject that will develop your critical thinking skills. Sociology can lead you into a wide range of careers such as media, researcher, journalism, social work or law for example.

Course structure

AS Exam (1 year)

  • AS Paper 1: Education plus Methods in Context
  • AS Paper 2: Families and Households plus Research Methods

A Level Exam (2 years)

  • A Level Paper 1: Education, Methods in Context and Theory and Methods.
  • A Level Paper 2: Families and Households plus Beliefs in Society.
  • A Level Paper 3: Crime and Deviance plus Theory & Methods.


The Sociology Team

  • Ms Okoli – Teacher in charge of Sociology
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