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Sociology: Key Stage Five

Assessment:

Paper one: Education with Theory and Methods: 2 hour written exam (33.3% of A-level)

  • Education: short answer and extended writing - 50 marks
  • Methods in Context: extended writing - 20 marks
  • Theory and Methods: extended writing - 10 marks

Paper two: Topics in Sociology:  2 hour written exam (33.3% of A-level)

  • Section A – Families and Households Extended writing (3 questions) – 40 marks
  • Section B – Beliefs in Society Extended writing (3 questions) – 40 marks

Paper 3: Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods: 2 hour written exam (33.3% of A level)

  • Crime and Deviance: short answer and extended writing - 50 marks
  • Theory and Methods: extended writing - 30 marks