Citizenship GCSE

The GCSE Citizenship course seeks to prepare students
to become active citizens by raising awareness and
understanding of their role in the world. The course also
promotes personal and social development, making
learners more self-confident and responsible, in the
classroom and beyond.

Essentially, the course provides opportunities for students
to consider social, political, ethical and moral problems and
in order to do this effectively, students are encouraged to
develop independent, critical and analytical thinking skills
and informed personal opinions and judgements.

You will study the following topics:

• Pressure groups
• Migration
• Britishness
• Civil and Criminal law
• Voting Systems
• Political Parties
• Crime and Punishment