Course description

Are you interested in finding out what Sociology is? On this 2 day course, you will learn about what sociology is, explore what is meant by culture, norms and values and how our behaviour is influenced by the society in which we live. 

What can this course lead to?

This course will introduce you to the subject of Sociology and will support you to progress on to further short courses and gain qualifications, such as Exploring Social Inequality and Reading between the Lines: the role of the media. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations. 

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 8 October 2022 - 9 October 2022

  • Saturday 08 Oct 2022 to Sunday 09 Oct 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.