|1.||Identify and analyse key themes and problems in the sociology of education and key sociological concepts applied in the field of education;|
|2.||Apply the concept of "sociological imagination" to a range of educational issues;|
|3.||Describe and analyse social factors impacting on students' learning and development from contrasting theoretical perspectives;|
|4.||Analyse and critically evaluate two theoretical accounts of the role of education in society and social factors impacting on education.|
|Exercise||Compare and contrast two sociological theories||30%|
|Presentation||Debate applying a sociological theory to an education issue||25%|
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