Civic Education is a core subject for students in Art and commercial classes in senior secondary schools in Nigeria. To pass Civic Education in your WAEC you need to be aware of the approved WAEC syllabus for Civic Education for 2020 which is the current academic session and work alongside the information provided in the syllabus.
Civic Education syllabus for WAEC is simply a guide on how to approach the examination, what to expect in the examination and how the examination will be set so students are not caught unaware. Back in the 90s when internet access was a big deal, candidates could hardly place their hands WAEC syllabuses for art or commercially inclined subjects but now the internet has been flooded with such useful material for students to download at their comfort zones.
The current 2020 WAEC syllabus for Civic Education is largely required by students in SSS (Senior Secondary Schools) since they are preparing for their West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE), however, this is not to rule out the fact that it cannot be used even before the exams, in fact having it from day 1, that is, months before the WASSE is at the candidate’s advantage. It would guide you in your reading pattern and know where to focus your strength based on the topics and sub topics with the highest marks and lastly it would give you a list of suggested reading text books for Civic Education and their respective authors.
We have were able to draw a very reliable poll survey carried out by our team that more than 70% of serious WAEC candidates who stick to the approved syllabus come ou in flying colours. Now the ball is in your court because we have taken extra steps in making this material available online for free in PDF Format, that is candidates can now download for free the latest WAEC syllabus for Civic Education as a subject for free without any extra cost.
Kindly be informed that we also have on our blog, the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Biology and Physics WAEC Syllabus, and all courses offered in senior secondary school level in Nigeria and they are all available for free in PDF format.
For the sake of this post, we will be providing the WAEC syllabus for Civic Education but let us make it clear to you that we have the WAEC syllabus for the following subjects;
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for Mathematics
- WAEC 2020 Syllabus for English Language
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for Financial Accounting
- WAEC Syllabus for Biology 2020 session
- WAEC syllabus for all Commerce
- 2020 WAEC Syllabus for all Art Subjects
- WAEC Syllabus for all Commercial Subjects
WAEC Syllabus For Civic Education 2020/2021
Having the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Civic Education at your beck and call alongside dedication to your studies, candidates are sure of being successful in the West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination. For the sake of this post as said at the beginning of this write up, we will be making available for candidates, the approved 2020 WAEC syllabus for Civic Education below, we will give a summary of what the 2020 WAEC syllabus for Civic Education contains before providing a free PDF document download link containing details of what to expect in the coming examination.
How To Download WAEC Syllabus For Civic Education Online
To get the soft copy of WAEC syllabus for Civic Education, you are to click on the link below, it contains the PDF document of Civic Education WAEC syllabus for 2020/2021 academic session.
Click To download the 2020 WAEC SYLLABUS FOR CIVIC EDUCATION(PDF File)
PREAMBLE OF CIVIC EDUCATION SYLLABUS
This syllabus aims at assessing the candidate’s ability to:
- understand the importance of citizenship in the society;
- explain the structure, functions and responsibilities of government to the people ;
- know emerging issues in the society;
- understand the rights, duties and obligations of citizens to government and society;
- appreciate democratic values and strive to uphold them.
There will be two papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2; both of which will be in a composite paper and will be taken at one sitting.
Paper 1: This will be a one (1) hour multiple choice test consisting of fifty questions drawn from the entire syllabus and will carry 40 marks.
Paper 2: This paper will be a 2- hour essay type test consisting of three sections: Sections A, B, C. Each section shall contain three questions. Candidates will be required to answer four questions choosing at least one from each Section. The paper will carry 60 marks.
The under-listed sections below shall cover the following areas of the syllabus:
Section A: National ethics, discipline, rights and obligation
Section B: Emerging Issues in the society
Section C: Governmental system and processes
When you enter the above link, a preamble of the syllabus is the first information before you will see the aims and objective of WAEC syllabus for Civic Education 2020, furthermore, a detailed marking scheme and marks allotted to various topics have also been described in the syllabus.
Lastly, the WAEC recommended text books for Civic Education is also made available, this helps candidates focus and align with what is expected of them in the examination which in-turn makes marking easier for WAEC representatives or Markers of your examination script.
We hope the above has been helpful so far? hence, you are satisfied with the information. Questions are however entertained here so if you have questions as regards the WAEC 2020 Syllabus for Civic Education, kindly get through to us through the comment section below and we shall respond accordingly. Please all WAEC candidates in Art and Commercial classes should treat the above utmost seriousness as it is the approved WAEC syllabus for Civic Education for 2020/2021 academic session.
Best of luck to all students.