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Kingswood Secondary Academy

Social Sciences

Social science is, in its broadest sense, the study of society and the manner in which people behave and influence the world around us.

Social science tells us about the world beyond our immediate experience, and can help explain how our own society works - from the causes of unemployment or what helps economic growth, to how and why people vote, or what makes people happy.

The Faculty of Social Sciences at Kingswood Secondary Academy offers developments in Religious Studies, Sociology and Psychology. What is social science?