Sociology
KEY STAGE 5.
AS course:
Unit 1– Acquiring Culture:
Section A - Key concepts and processes in the transmission of culture, socialization and culture acquisition
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Section B - Youth Cultures
15% of the qualification: Written exam 1 hour 15 minutes
Unit 2 - Understanding Society and Sociological Research Methods:
Section A - Sociological Research Methods.
Section B - Understanding Society: Develop a deeper understanding of how the education system affects individuals.

15% of the qualification: Written exam 1 hour 15 minutes.

A2 Course:
Unit 3 – Power and Control:
Section A - Crime and Deviance

15% of the qualification: Written exam 1 hour 15 minutes.
Unit 2 - Social Inequality and Applied Methods of Investigation:
Section A - Sociological investigation of methods applied - design, justify and evaluate a piece of sociological research.
Section B - Social Inequality - social discrimination and social strata.

15% of the qualification: Written exam 1 hour 15 minutes.