GCSE Citizenship Coursework
By: Dominic Corey
Citizenship coursework is assigned to students of citizenship studies in order to internally assess their abilities regarding the short course on citizenship. GCSE citizenship coursework also provide students an opportunity to prove their skills. Citizenship coursework for citizenship studies require students to participate in societal activities. Students are encouraged to utilize presentations, ICT (Information Communication Technologies) and oral work for coursework.
Coursework on citizenship studies also contribute towards the overall result of students regarding their citizenship course. Teachers internally assess students on the basis of four activities for their citizenship coursework which include planning, activity log, communication and evaluation. Here is how teachers judge the best students regarding their coursework activities:
- Planning:If students provide a wide range of detailed evidence for their societal activity and comprehensively describe their role; then, those students are being given the best marks for planning.
- Activity Log:If students have in-depth knowledge of the activity that they have planned for their coursework and they are able to express how that activity promotes citizenship; then, their activity log is judged as the best.
- Communication:If students are able to interpret wide range of evidences from their societal activity and they come up with well-developed arguments reasonable judgments; then, students are also being awarded phenomenal marks for communication.
- Evaluation:If students are able to work with others and negotiate with each other in order to play their role responsibilities sincerely for the activity, those students are also evaluated as the best by teachers.
After reading the preceding details about the internal assessment of students for their GCSE citizenship coursework, you would have realized about the skills necessary for obtaining the best marks for the work. In short, students must remember that their citizenship coursework is all about recognizing other needs to help them if they want their citizenship coursework to stand out among the crowd.