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Students win an iPad Mini and £500 for your school!
The National A Level Competition invites essays and short videos from sociology students allowing you to win an Apple iPad Mini and £500 for your
The competition is open to anyone currently studying at A Level, AS Level, Scottish Higher Level or equivalent post-16 qualifications in sociology, and we encourage you to be as creative as possible with your answers!
The aim of this question is to link it to the modules you have studied or are about to study. To enter all you need to do is submit a 2,000-word
written piece or a 10-minute podcast or video clip. The closing date for this is: 4pm on Monday, 2 November 2020.
Our winners archive includes details of all winners since the competition started in 2013 and shows the questions they answered. These questions have received some fantastic answers from all over the world.
Students have also commented on how much fun it is to take part in these competitions, enjoying the discussion sessions with their teachers and classmates. Last year’s winner, Georgia Hanna from Kendrick School, said that she was thrilled to have this experience to further her sociological passion, “this essay as inspired me to go deeper into topics of stereotypes and political theory.”
Entries are expected to refer to results obtained from their own primary method of research using a suitable sample. This could be an observation, an interview or a questionnaire based study. All research carried out for this competition has to abide the ethical guidelines of research, as stated in the BSA's Statement of Ethical Practice. If you have any questions regarding the competition criteria, please contact the BSA Membership Team.
How to enter:
Please email your entry with a completed entry form to the BSA Membership Team.
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