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    Politics and Society should form part of Leaving Cert curriculum

    Jeffers, Gerry (2014) Politics and Society should form part of Leaving Cert curriculum. Irish Independent (8.10.2014). ISSN 0021-1222

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    In many schools, civic education was regarded as a marginal activity. While there was some curricular space in the junior cycle, there was none at senior cycle. Unlike most other countries, Ireland didn't offer older teenagers an opportunity to study politics or sociology as a distinct Leaving Certificate subject.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Politics; Society; Leaving Cert curriculum;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Education
    Item ID: 9350
    Depositing User: Dr. Gerry Jeffers
    Date Deposited: 10 Apr 2018 16:47
    Journal or Publication Title: Irish Independent (8.10.2014)
    Publisher: Independent News & Media
    Refereed: No
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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