Modern Studies

Learner Journey Summary - S1

Democracy in Scotland and the UK
  1. Provide relevant, accurate, up to date and detailed knowledge relating to democracy in Scotland and the UK by describing, explaining and exemplifying.
  2. Analyse and Evaluate a range of issues related to Democracy in Scotland and the UK.
Social Inequality in the UK
  1. Provide relevant, accurate, up to date and detailed knowledge relating to Social Inequality in the UK by describing, explaining and exemplifying.
  2. Analyse and Evaluate a range of issues related to Social Inequality in the UK.
World Power: USA
  1. Provide relevant, accurate, up to date and detailed knowledge relating to World Power: USA by describing, explaining and exemplifying.
  2. Analyse and Evaluate a range of issues related to World Power: USA.
All Units
  1. Accuracy Skill: sort conflicting, complex source evidence into ‘supporting’ and ‘opposing’ a given viewpoint and analyse this evidence to reach an overall judgement on the extent of accuracy of a given viewpoint.
  2. Conclusions Skill: use complex source evidence to make and justify conclusions.