The UK & the Arms Trade

Created by: Emily on 09/02/2011 02:02


One of the UK’s more controversial roles in the world is as a major arms seller. This role play aims to look at the issues from the points of view of different people who are affected by it. In the end those taking part can consider what sort of informed action they should take or not.

Learning Outcomes

I can challenge and question my beliefs and attitudes and decide whether they are valid or not. I can evaluate the impact of my actions and identify how I would like to change things. I can outline arguments for and against the arms trade.



Arms trade, policy forum, citizens’ panel, moral responsibility

SEAL secondary topics: Learning to be together - social skills and empathy
Global Dimensions: Global Citizenship | Human Rights | Peace & Conflict Resolution | Values & Perceptions
Year Groups: 9 | Secondary

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