AS Lesson #15:

PART 1: LONGITUDINAL Watch the clip about the Avon longitudinal study

TASK 1: write a definition, strengths and weaknesses

PART 2: ETHNOGRAPHY  make notes on ethnography http://study.com/academy/lesson/what-is-ethnography-studying-cultural-phenomena.html

TASK 2: Watch a clip of Louis Theroux as an example of ethnography. Make notes on strengths and weaknesses:

PART 3: Watch the clip of Genie’s case study and make notes on her case study

TASK 3: define case study and give strengths and weaknesses

AS classwork: secondary sources

Please read the following blogs and consider: the purpose/audience, validity, reliability, representativeness, authenticity, ethics

https://confessionsofaheroinaddict.wordpress.com/2014/09/25/scoring-another-extract/ (blog/memoir)

http://news.sky.com/story/760986/dear-heroin-read-hannahs-letter-in-full (letter)

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/335993/snr_drug_misuse_2013_14.pdf (official statistics)

http://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/UserStorage/pdf/Pdf%20reports/addict.pdf (document-not the whole thing!)

www.nirvanaclub.com/info/nirvinfoa/journals.doc (diary, page 4)

 

Part 2:  note taking on documents page 152-154 (not including content analysis)

Plenary: attempt “questions to try” question 1 page 155

A2 Beliefs and AS Methods: Survey for Channel 4 documentary finds 23% want sharia law but most feel strong connection with Britain

In the Y13 class today I mentioned the ICM poll which investigated British Muslim attitudes. The research was commissioned by Channel 4 for the documentary, What British Muslims Really Think, and will be broadcast at 10pm on Wednesday 13th April 2016: http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/apr/11/british-muslims-strong-sense-of-belonging-poll-homosexuality-sharia-law

For Y12 students, it is a good example of structured interview and a representative sample of 1,000 Muslims across Great Britain. A control sample of 1,008 people representative of the country as a whole were interviewed over the phone to provide a comparison: http://www.icmunlimited.com/data/media/pdf/Mulims-full-suite-data-plus-topline.pdf