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Revision session #3


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Revision session #3

  1. 1. GCSE Citizenship Revision Class #3 Preparing for Section A
  2. 2. Your Mock Exam <ul><li>Tomorrow – H Side p1 (from reg) </li></ul><ul><li>1hr exam C Side p3 (from break) </li></ul><ul><li>Q1: ten 1 mark questions </li></ul><ul><li>Q2: 10marks on a source based question (3, 3, 4) </li></ul><ul><li>Then choose one question from Q3-5 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>20marks (2,6,12) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Remember we have been studying Fairness & Justice so you may feel most comfortable with this question (Q4) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Do you know your candidate number? </li></ul><ul><li>They are on Fronter – see Mrs. Hall’s message on Y10 Common Room </li></ul>
  3. 3. Progress so far <ul><li>Revision Sessions #1 & #2 have focused on Q2 </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Active Citizenship in the community & bringing about change’ </li></ul><ul><li>Your YPI projects are also crucial in helping you with this </li></ul><ul><li>Your class lessons have focused on Q3 </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Fairness & Justice’ </li></ul><ul><li>In Question 1 (a-j) you can be asked questions on </li></ul><ul><li>any Citizenship topic – this includes everything you </li></ul><ul><li>learned in Year 9. </li></ul>This session will help you to maximise these marks – 10marks = 1 grade
  4. 4. Next week you’ll start work experience <ul><li>Do you know what </li></ul><ul><li>the organisations </li></ul><ul><li>below do? </li></ul>In the working world employees have employment rights that govern the relationship between the employer and employee . They help to protect the employee from unfair situations. Many employees join trade unions that help to protect their rights. A trade union is a group of workers that have joined together to advance their interests over issues such as pay and working conditions.
  5. 5. … but employees don’t always get their own way <ul><li>If an employee is unhappy about </li></ul><ul><li>something at work – or if they’ve been </li></ul><ul><li>sacked – they can go to an industrial </li></ul><ul><li>tribunal (a.k.a. employment tribunal) </li></ul><ul><li>A tribunal is a public body that can hear </li></ul><ul><li>disputes between employees and </li></ul><ul><li>employers over issues such as </li></ul><ul><li>employment conditions, pay, dismissal. </li></ul><ul><li>They have jurisdiction which </li></ul><ul><li>means that both parties are bound by </li></ul><ul><li>their judgement. </li></ul>
  6. 6. A trade union is a type of pressure group <ul><li>Throughout history women have had </li></ul><ul><li>less social and political rights than </li></ul><ul><li>men. </li></ul><ul><li>The first major push for women to </li></ul><ul><li>get the vote came in 1897 through </li></ul><ul><li>the suffragettes . At first they used </li></ul><ul><li>peaceful indirect action through meetings and speeches but by </li></ul><ul><li>1905 when peaceful protest failed to have an impact this </li></ul><ul><li>turned into direct action, disrupting public events and became </li></ul><ul><li>violent when churches were burnt down and politicians </li></ul><ul><li>attacked. </li></ul><ul><li>The suffragettes stopped their campaign during WWI when </li></ul><ul><li>many women took on the jobs of men whilst they went to war. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1918 the Representation of the People Act gave women </li></ul><ul><li>over the age of 30 the right to vote. </li></ul>There have been a number of successful UK pressure group campaigns – as well as the suffragettes , research Sarah’s Law. &quot;Suffrage&quot; means the right to vote and that is what women wanted”
  7. 7. Raise your hand if you are going on work experience in a location that serves customers <ul><li>A consumer is a person who buys goods (food/clothes) or buys services (a haircut). </li></ul>All goods must: Match the description given Be of satisfactory condition Be fit for its purpose. All services must: Be done with reasonable care, by a reasonable time at a reasonable price.
  8. 8. 5 Questions <ul><li>What happens if the goods you brought are faulty? </li></ul><ul><li>What happens if you’re injured because of the goods </li></ul><ul><li>or services? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you need a receipt to claim your rights? </li></ul><ul><li>If I change my mind and don’t like the shirt I bought, do </li></ul><ul><li>I have the right to get it changed? </li></ul><ul><li>If I buy faulty goods, who do I complain to? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Answers <ul><li>What happens if the goods you brought are faulty? </li></ul><ul><li>You can get your money back, if you go to the shop within 2 weeks. You don’t have to accept a voucher. </li></ul><ul><li>What happens if you’re injured because of the goods or services? </li></ul><ul><li>You can get compensation. </li></ul><ul><li>Do you need a receipt to claim your rights? </li></ul><ul><li>No, but you must prove that you bought the goods. </li></ul><ul><li>If I change my mind and don’t like the shirt I bought, do I have the right to get it changed? </li></ul><ul><li>No. as it’s your fault. But most shops will let you change in order to get your custom. </li></ul><ul><li>If I buy faulty goods, who do I complain to? </li></ul><ul><li>You complain to the shop, not the maker, as it’s the shop you have a contract with. </li></ul>
  10. 10. What is a Community? A group of people who share common interests and values.
  11. 11. What is Immigration? <ul><li>Moving to another country to live there </li></ul>Immigration contributes to change in communities. Immigrants bring knowledge, skills, and culture that can sometimes change the look and feel of a community – it becomes a multicultural community.
  12. 12. What are the benefits of living in a multicultural society? <ul><li>Different cultures enrich our communities with knowledge and skills and stimulate our economy </li></ul><ul><li>23% of Britain’s doctors were born overseas </li></ul><ul><li>New foods – Chinese and Indian are the UK’s most popular dishes. </li></ul><ul><li>New skills in the arts, music and sport. </li></ul>
  13. 13. … if they are the advantages, what about disadvantages? <ul><li>Lack of integration – hostility. </li></ul><ul><li>Erosion of tradition </li></ul><ul><li>Impact of immigration on public services. </li></ul>
  14. 14. 5 Questions <ul><li>What is immigration? </li></ul><ul><li>What is emigration? </li></ul><ul><li>What is tolerance? </li></ul><ul><li>Which groups of people have come to Britain and why? </li></ul><ul><li>What is discrimination? </li></ul>