Students will study topics including criminal gangs, why girls are outperforming boys at school, why people join religious cults, and the media’s role in creating moral panics around child killers. They will develop excellent debating and communication skills, by engaging in lively classroom debates. The course will develop their analytical skills and encourage students to critically evaluate the complex and diverse world around them.

Entry Requirements

Students will need three Grade 5s and three Grade 4s including a Grade 5 in GCSE (or equivalent) English. They should also have a broad range of GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.


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Sociology (A-Level) (Level 3)Pendleton Sixth Form College03/09/202424/25
Sociology (A-Level) (Level 3)Pendleton Sixth Form College05/09/202323/24

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