Unit 4 - Taking a Role in Society
You need to complete a series of work on the 'Taking a Role in Society' topic. You have to complete the following tasks to help you meet the success criteria outlined below. Incorporate the key words into your answers.
You can produce written answers on the paper provided. Alternatively, you can produce detailed timelines, storyboards, posters, collages or PowerPoint slides to prove you have met the criteria below. These need to be submitted to your teacher by the deadline shown below. All photos and maps included should have a caption stating what they show.
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PowerPoint - Taking a Role
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Identify and explain some key terms;
Describe the events in a General Election campaign and explain what happens in them. Suggestions include;
Who is eligible to vote in elections (i.e. who can vote)?
How do we vote? Consider the following;
Explain the importance of voting.
Why do people choose not to vote?
List and describe 2 groups in the UK that need support.
You could choose from the following;
Identify 3 forms of support that can be provided to each group.
Describe how specific organisations such as AgeUK and Mencap work.