Advantages & Disadvantages- Sociological Research Methods (GCSE Sociology L4/10)

Advantages & Disadvantages- Sociological Research Methods (GCSE Sociology L4/10)
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This complete lesson focuses on the strengths and weaknesses of each of the sociological research methods (questionnaires, interviews, observation etc). In includes an A3 worksheet and a detailed knowledge hunt: it was made for a 1-hr period but could easily cover a double-period.

This is the fourth of ten lessons comprising our 'Research Methods' Unit for the new GCSE Sociology specifications (designed for AQA but useful to WJEC/EDUQAS).

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This download includes:
-A detailed lesson plan: highlighting differentiation, AfL, key-words, SMSC and a timeline of learning activities (.pdf)
-A premium quality PowerPoint presentation (fully animated) that covers the entire lesson.
-An A3 Worksheet
-A colorful and comprehensive 20-page knowledge hunt (about the strengths and weaknesses of each research method)
-A Homework worksheet (practice exam question)

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