Monthly Archives: March 2016

Star of the week and revision

Well done to Emily Ford who has been coming for extra advice on ways to improve and in addition to this has already submitted improved PPE answer to me.  This is the way to do it folks, constantly striving to … Continue reading

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Stars of the week

Year 13s have been creating raps and poems to remember difficult theories this week. Excellent examples include Katy Gaye’s Feminist poem attached here Feminism poem Pheobe, Emily and Rachael’s Post Modernism poem Postmodernist Inequality Poem Tommy and Scott’s Weberian rap soon to … Continue reading

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Message for 12D from DrB

Reminder of what we discussed in class. At the moment you will be preparing a draft for your ethnicity essay. The assessment schedule shows this to be done as a timed essay in class on the 25th. We are not … Continue reading

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Having marked the research methods question (on qualitative research) I noted that many students are still not taking a structured approach to questions of this type. Open the document below to see a methodical approach that can form the basis of a response to any question that seems to ask for very little but is worth big marks.

Qualitative research

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Essays reminders

Year 12 next week you will be completing the essay on Gender and Education from your assessment schedule next Tuesday for 12A and next Wednesday for 12D.  You have a good plan for this, if you don’t have the plan … Continue reading

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Reminders for week 14th March

Year 12 you need to have read the first two pages of the booklet on processes in schools from the eduction page.  There are several keywords near the back including interactionism, labelling theory, self fulfilling prophecy that you should have … Continue reading

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Stars of the week

I’d like to say well done to some people who did particularly well in their PPE for Sociology they are… George Wood who received the highest mark in As also others who did well include Julia Richter, Robbie Evans  and … Continue reading

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Reminders week 7th March

Well done everyone for all your hard work for the PPEs, feedback on these should be week beginning 14th March just before the progress checks. Year 12s You will be covering Gender and Education so you will need booklet on … Continue reading

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Year 12 results of questionnaire studies

Here are two documents containing the results of the two pieces of research we carried out in Sociology. 12A conducted the analysis of these two studies. The first one is relevant to education as it is looking at gender and subject … Continue reading

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