Sociology

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GCSE Sociology

Students who have chosen the GCSE Sociology will follow the Sociology course through year 9 and 10 and then complete their GCSE exams. At Homewood we follow the AQA GCSE Sociology course. In year 11 students will complete the GCSE Citizenship course.

TERM

YEAR 9

YEAR 10

1

What is Sociology? – key concepts and processes

Crime and deviance

2

Families

Power

3

Sociological research

Social inequality

4

Education

Revision and Exams

5

Mass media

Citizenship project

Home learning will be continuous throughout the course in support of lesson based learning and in preparation for examinations. Support and guidance for students’ self-directed home learning will be given by teachers in lessons.

 

AS/A’level Sociology

Students who have chosen the Sociology option will follow the Sociology course through lower and upper sixth and then complete their exams. At Homewood we follow the AQA Sociology course.

TERM

YEAR 1

YEAR 2

1

Education

Theory and methods

2

Families

Crime and Deviance

3

Methods in context

Beliefs in Society

4

Research methods

Revision and Exams

5

Revision and exams (AS only)

 

Home learning will be continuous throughout the course in support of lesson based learning and in preparation for examinations. Support and guidance for students’ self-directed home learning will be given by teachers in lessons.