JSS1: CIVIC EDUCATION - 1ST TERM
Importance of Civic Education
Civic Education is important to an individual and society in the following areas;
1. It makes individuals function normally in the country, most especially in relation to the government.
2. It spells out the duties and rights of citizens of a country.
3. It exposes an individual to civic values and appropriate social behaviour.
4. It is a means of inculcating cultural values into the lives of the members of society.
5. It promotes youth empowerment.
6. It promotes political awareness and participation.