You must have a minimum of five GCSE grades 9-4 and a GCSE average of 5.3 or more. You should also have a grade 4 or higher in GCSE English Language.
This course will provide you with the opportunity to explore Sociology in practice. Past trips have included the Whitby Goth and Steampunk Festival and visits to leading universities. You will also get the chance to take part in workshops and talks from visitors and academics, which will help to enhance your learning even further.
Sociology is an all-rounder subject, helping you to understand the people around you. It’s a good basis for those looking at studying Sociology, Ethics, Psychology, Teaching and Marketing, as well as many more, at university. It also lends itself well to apprenticeships, particularly those in public services or healthcare.
Students who complete a qualification in Sociology go on to a wide variety of jobs. These can include: Advice Worker, Police Officer, Youth Worker, Journalist, Charity Officer or Teacher, to name a few.