Welcome to the Understanding Culture, Society and Politics’ Alternative Delivery Mode (ADM) Module on State and Non-state Institutions!
The hand is one of the most symbolized parts of the human body. It is often used to depict skill, action, and purpose. Through our hands, we may learn, create, and accomplish. Hence, the hand in this learning resource signifies that you as a learner are capable and empowered to successfully achieve the relevant competencies and skills at your own pace and time. Your academic success lies in your own hands!
This module was designed to provide you with fun and meaningful opportunities for guided and independent learning at your own pace and time. You will be enabled to process the contents of the learning resource while being an active learner.
This module was designed to help you understand the difference between the formal and non-formal education. This module will also disclose the two primary functions of education namely; to develop a productive citizenry and to promote self-actualization.
In addition, this topic will lead to the understanding that education is connected to the basic human rights of every being in the world. And this will enable the learners to know the importance of education in their lives.
The module is about:
- Lesson : Function of Education in Society
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. differentiate formal from nonformal education
2. identify the two functions of education;
a. productive citizenry
3. appreciate the importance of education as basic human rights