Key Stage 4

Pupils follow the AQA 9-1 specification.

They will cover units that develop their understanding of the use of research methods by sociologists to investigate topics including: family, crime, education and social stratification.

Below is a brief overview of each topic - 

• Types of families in the UK and beyond
• Functions of families
• Divorce
• Changing role of the family

• What causes crime
• What causes deviant behaviour
• Role of the media
• Theories of crime

• Behaviour
• Labelling
• Theories of education
• Factors which affect educational achievement

Social Stratification:
• Power
• Poverty
• The different views of social class
• Inequality

AQA GCSE Sociology

ks3 sociology

If you have any questions or concerns, then please contact Ms R Karim (Teacher of Sociology)

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Bus routes – D3, 15, 40, 115, 135, 25, 205, 254,100

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