Level 2 Sociology
Level 2 Sociology focuses on how communities have sought change and fought for human rights across cultures. It also provides you the opportunity to effect change in your own community.
The study of Sociology develops research skills, formal academic writing, seeking to understand different perspectives, evaluation, and an understanding of different identities and cultural norms.
Topics covered may include:
-The protest at Ihumātao
-Cultural conflict in Pakistan and Malala Yousafzai’s story
-Social action (doing something to benefit your community)
You will be assessed in this course through all or a selection of the standards listed below.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 4 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines
This course offers the following optional standards, which will be agreed upon in consultation with your teacher.
Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer, limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.