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Social Sciences

Welcome to the Social Science Faculty:

The Teaching Staff for the year 2017/2018 are -
Business Studies - Mr T Ridpath, Mr E Fry, Mrs R Hall
Economics - Mrs R Hall, Mr M Duffield
Law - Miss E Clare
Psychology - Miss P Piper, Miss H Towler
Sociology - Mrs E Pearson, Miss H Thompkins, Mr S Sledmore

Business Studies

Faculty

Social Science

Head of Faculty

Mrs E Pearson

Subject

Business Studies

Head of Subject

Mrs R Hall

Key Stages taught at

KS4 & KS5

KS4 Specification

Edexcel GCSE Business Studies - Exam in June 2018 (2BS01)

Unit 1: Introduction to Small Business

Unit 2: Investigating Small Business

Unit 3: Building a Business

Edexcel GCSE Business Studies - New Specification Exam in June 2019 (1BS0)

Theme 1: Investigating a Small Business

Theme 2: Building a Business

KS5 Specification

AQA Business Studies (7132)

Paper 1: Business 1

Paper 2: Business 2

Paper 3: Business 3

KS5 Specification

BTEC National Extended Certificate in Business (Level 3)

Unit 1:  Exploring Business

Unit 2: Developing a Marketing Campaign

Unit 3:  Personal and Business Finance

Unit 22: Market Research

Link

http://my.dynamic-learning.co.uk/
http://www.edexcel.com/quals/gcse/gcse09/Business/Business/Pages/default.aspx
http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/business-studies/a-level/business-studies-7135

 

Economics

Faculty

Social Science

Head of Faculty

Mrs E Pearson

Subject

Economics

Head of Subject

Mrs R Hall

Key Stages taught at

KS4 & KS5

Economics encourages students to develop an understanding of economic concepts and theories through a critical consideration of current ‘real life’ issues, and then to apply these concepts and theories in a range of contexts, appreciating their value and limitations.

KS5 Specification

AQA Economics (7136)

Paper 1: Markets and Market Failure

Paper 2: National and International Economy

Paper 3: Economic Principles and Issues

KS4 Specification

OCR Economics (J205)

Paper 1: Introduction to Economics

Paper 2: National and International Economics

Law

Faculty

Social Science

Head of Faculty

Mrs E Pearson

Subject

Law

Head of Subject

Miss E Clare

Key Stages taught at

KS5

KS5 Specification

AQA Law (2160) - Examination in June 2018

Law 03 - Criminal Law Fatal and non Fatal Offences against the Person
Law 04 - Tort and Concepts of Law

AQA Law (7162) - Examination from June 2019

Paper 1: Criminal Law

Paper 2: Tort

Paper 3: Law of Contract and Human Rights

Link

www.elawstudent.com
http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/law/a-level/law-2160

Psychology

Faculty

Social Science

Head of Faculty

Mrs E Pearson

Subject

Psychology

Head of Subject

Miss Piper

Key Stages taught at

KS4 & KS5

KS5 Specification

OCR (H567)

H567/01: Research Methods

H567/02: Psychological Themes through Core Studies

H567/03: Applied Psychology

KS4 Specification

Edexcel (1PSO)

Paper 1: IPSO/01

paper 2: IPSO/02

Sociology

Faculty

Social Science

Head of Faculty

Mrs E Pearson

Subject

Sociology

Head of Subject

Mrs E Pearson

Key Stages taught at

KS4 & KS5

KS5 Specification

AQA Sociology (7192)

Paper 1: Education with Methods in Context

Paper 2: Research Methods and Topics in Sociology

Paper 3: Crime and Deviance with Theory and Methods

KS4 Specification

AQA Sociology (8192) - Examination from June 2019

Paper 1: The Sociology of Families and Education

Paper 2: The Sociology of Crime and Deviance and Social Stratification

AQA Sociology (4190) - Examination in June 2018

Unit 1: Studying Society; Education; Families

Unit 2: Crime and Deviance; Mass Meida; Power; Social Inequality