Last Minute Revision A Level Sociology Methods

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Step 1: Work through our Interactive exam practice. Check your understanding against model answers.


Step 2: Revise Exam topics with our Interactive Diagrams


Diagram 1: Primary Methods


Diagram 2: Choosing Methods


Diagram 3: Factors Effecting Choice of Topic


Diagram 4: The Research Process


Diagram 5: Using Secondary Data



Step 3: Download and work through our Methods Revision Sheets


Data Collection.pdf 
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Choice of Research Method.pdf 
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Doing Sociological Research.pdf 
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Sampling Techniques.pdf 
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Experiments In Sociology.pdf 
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Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches.[...] 
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Research And Education.pdf 
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Step 4: Test your factual recall with our games and quizzes


Key Words Countdown


Methods Quiz


Secondary Sources Grade or No Grade


Walk the Plank


Methods Penalty Shootout


Theory and Methods Invaders


Step 5: Online revision lessons - choose a weak topic and work the the lesson


Lesson 1Key Concepts and Terms


Lesson 2: Primary Methods


Lesson 3: Secondary Data


Lesson 4: Advantages and Disadvantages of Life Documents


Lesson 5: Participant Observation


Lesson 6: Choosing a topic and a method


Lesson 7: Ethical Issues in the Research Process


Lesson 8: Positivist Research


Lesson 9: Sampling PPT


Lesson 10: Sampling Revision Activity


Lesson 11: Official Statistics


Step 6: External Revision

Copy of Theory and Methods Short Questio[...]
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Research Methods Flash Card Quadrants.pd[...]
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