Caribbean Social Studies: CSEC Social Studies
Part of the Social Studies for the Caribbean CXC Core Options and Units series
- Publication Date
- November 2002
Social Studies for the Caribbean: Core Units and Options; fully meets the requirements of the revised CXC syllabus.
This new edition of the popular Social Studies for the Caribbean: Core Units and Options has been completely revised and updated. This edition provides * complete coverage of the core units, and offers options in communications, tourism and consumer affairs, including co-operatives.
* up-to-date statistics, diagrams, photographs, and new material that covers recent Caribbean and world developments
* practical guidance on how to approach the School-Based Assessment and on the alternative to the School-Based Assessment.
* clear headings to identify the key concepts from the syllabus. It also provides activities to develop Social Studies skills and reinforce understanding. The authors have added exam practice questions to help students prepare for the CXC exam, and have included an invaluable additional section on values education.
The authors of this highly respected book, I. B. Beddoe, L. Bernard, B.A. Rohlehr and K. Seepersad, have been closely involved in CXC Social Studies curriculum development for many years. They have taught the subject extensively and have drawn on their experiences as educators to develop this new edition using a wide range of stimulating, topical and relevant source material.
A Map of the World World population statistics Part A - Individual interaction 1. The individual and the family 2. The individual and society Part B - Development and use of resources 3. Physical resources 4. Human resources 5. Institutions as resources Part C 6. Comunications 7. Tourism 8. Consumer AFfairs School-Based Assessment (SBA) Sample Questions Glossary Further Reading