Sociology A Level

Social Sciences

Social Sciences
Social Sciences
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


Students will have the opportunity to acquire knowledge and a critical understanding of contemporary society. This course would suit students who wish to examine the world in which we live in today and how it is changing.



Students will study Family, Crime, Deviance, Beliefs in Society and Sociological methods over 2 years.

How will it be delivered?

Assessment Methods: 3 written papers, each 2 hours.



Entry requirements

Overall requirement for Post 16:

5 A* - C at GCSE (English and mathematics grade 4). Max 2 BTECs at merit can count. 

Subject specific requirements:

B in history, geography or RE OR 5 in English (language or literature)



Your next steps...

Sociology is recognised by universities as an academic A Level. With Sociology you will be able to pursue careers in law, civil service and journalism.