Sociology Essay

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AS Sociology
Sociology
Nik Jorgensen

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Unit 2.2
Developments in Education from the
19th Century to the present

14

Unit 2.3
Sociological Theories of Education

4

Unit 1.7
Social Policy and the Future of
Families and Households

11

3

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Study Calendar

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Marking exercise

5

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Study week Start date

Unit

15

Unit 2.5
Gender and Educational Opportunity

17

Unit 2.6
Ethnicity and Educational Opportunity

18

Unit 2.7
Government Policy and Education

Cut-off date

Unit 2.4
Social Class and Educational
Opportunity

16

External Assignment

19

Mid Module Review and Unit 2.8
Researching Education

20

Unit 3.2
Primary Sources (1) Quantitative
Methods: Surveys, Questionnaires and
Interviews

Mock exams during
Spring Term

Unit 3.1
Sociological Investigation

21

6

22

Unit 3.3
Primary Sources (2) Qualitative
Research: Observation, Case Studies and Life History

23

Unit 3.4
Secondary Sources

24

Unit 3.5
Assessing Methods

25

Unit 3.6
Reporting and Presenting Research

26

7

End of Module Review

8

9

27
28

Revision

10

29
30

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Study Calendar

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AS Sociology
Sociology
Assignment Booklet

Assignments and and Commentary
SCLY1: Families and Households
Please note that questions (d) and (e) require an essay-based response of approximately 400 words each

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