Sociology GCSE

Understanding society and social interaction through the
study of a variety of approaches in sociology including:
functionalist approach, Marxist approach and feminist
approach. You will also study crime and deviance in
society, and the role of the mass media in creating a
moral panic in society. You will study the role of the
education system – considering whether it serves to help
individuals adjust to adult life, or whether schools and
colleges have an alternative agenda. Finally, you will
learn about research in sociology and carry out your own
investigations.