Sociology is the study of society. You will explore social relations and social groups. You will learn to develop a critical examination of societies and acquire a critical awareness of British Society and the forces that shape it. In Year 1 you will look at the Family and its relation to society and Education and Research Methods - how education functions in our society. Alongside this topic you will study how sociologists carry out research. It is an exciting and vibrant course for those with active minds, willing to explore how the modern world we live in has developed.
This is a broad based subject that forms the basis for many different career paths from the Police Force to Teaching, Justice, Social Work, Healthcare and Administration, Human Resources, Family Support Work, Probation Officer, Marketing, Social Work and many more.