IGCSE Sociology

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Miss R Brown-Afari          rosemarybrown-afari@bisak.org


This A level course has been designed so that students can acquire the essential knowledge and understanding of central aspects of sociological thought and methods, together with the application of a range of skills. Within Sociology students explore aspects of social relationships, processes and structures; as a result, they develop a greater understanding of human societies and the role of continuity and change in social life It has also been designed to allow the integration of sociological themes:

Socialisation
Culture and identity
Global development
The family
Religion
Media. 

Through the Cambridge IGCSE Sociology syllabus, students explore aspects of social relationships, processes and structures; as a result, they develop a greater understanding of human societies and the role of continuity and change in social life. Students are encouraged to evaluate critically a variety of different social, economic and political structures, thereby learning more about the sociological method, and developing an ability to assess different forms of information and evidence. 

The following topics are covered during the two year course:

Theory and Methods
Culture, identity and socialization
Social inequality
Family
Education
Crime, Deviance and Social control
Mass media

Humanities - Sociology 


Miss S Yasin                       sobiayasin@bisak.org


A-Level Sociology