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 the 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 methodology in sociology and the importance of this in Sociology.