Sociology

The specification offers two modules in the first year which enable students to critically assess the role of society and the individual in a variety of topic areas including families and households, and education. In addition students will study sociological theories and methods and their application to everyday life.

In the second year students will build on the work covered in the first year and also study the sociology of religion and the topic of crime and deviance that will make reference to the other areas of the course.