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Video of the Month Archive

Video
of the Month
10 June - 16 June 2017

Re-Thinking Process - The Circular Economy

Re-think the design process of how we create products. The video explores key sustainable development questions such as;
1. Would it be beneficial to have a commercial policy whereby technological products are licensed rather than brought for ownership?
2. Would it be beneficial for our economy to have a return and renew policy for technological products?

How it maps to the curriculum

JC
Business Studies (2016+)

Strand: 3. Our Economy

Strand unit: 02. Distribution of Economic Resources

Suggestions for use: Stimulate discussion on key sustainable development questions on design and business plans using this video.


Strand: 2. Enterprise

Strand unit: 09. Business Plan

Suggestions for use: Stimulate discussion on key sustainable development questions on design and business plans using this video.

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Why is it Video of the Month?

  1. Video questions the linear economy of production and promotes education for sustainable development.
  2. Student friendly animation is catchy and sustains the viewer throughout the video clip.
  3. The video encourages critical thinking within students.
  4. The main key questions explored in the video are clever, clever as they explore 21st century recycling issues for a sustainable circular economy.

    Key questions include;
  • Would it be beneficial to have a commercial policy whereby technological products are licensed rather than brought for ownership? 
  • Would it be beneficial for our economy to have a return and renew policy for technological products?
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