What is Sociology?

Sociology is the scientific study of society, which enables us to understand its structure and dynamics.

Why should I study Sociology?


If you have a keen interest in the workings of society and the government’s attitude towards this and you like to communicate your opinions effectively, then Sociology could be the right course for you.

Thought Provoking

The course will challenge you to think about the society we live in and will always be varied and interest you. Pupils that study sociology at Advanced level have often gone onto study it at university.

Develops Skills

Sociology is useful for you because in studying the workings of our society you will be building up your analytical skills in dealing with information, processing evidence and drawing conclusions.