Sociology is an exciting and interesting subject. It is a way of studying why people behave as they do and therefore is sometimes called the Science of Society.

It is an extremely popular choice for A Level and the curriculum is enhanced by visiting speakers and attending conferences in London. Sociology students choose a wide variety of areas to study at degree level or pursue as a career.



A Level Sociology follows the AQA Syllabus.

At AS the two units studied are:

  • Families and Households
  • Education with Research Methods

At A2 the two units studied are:-

  • Beliefs in Society
  • Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods