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Nottingham Academy


Qualification: A Level 
Entry Requirements

English Grade 5

Sociology is a fascinating, exciting, and enlightening subject to study. You will learn about societal structures, what role and purpose social institutions such as the family, education and the criminal justice system plays in society. You will explore topics that will develop your ability to think critically about the world around you and explore influences on social groups. If you are interested in societal norms and values, social structures and social groups and this subject is for you.

Course Structure

Year 1


  • Family and households
  • Education with research methods

Year 2


  • Beliefs in society 
  • Crime and deviance with Theory and methods 

All units are 100% exam.