Components of culture

Social Studies J.S.S 1 Second Term


Components of culture

Performance Objectives

Students should be able to

     1. List the components of culture.

     2. Explain the listed components of culture.


Components of culture


Culture has many components and they are grouped into two: Material and non-material components.


1.Materials component or culture: This is the aspect of culture that includes all the things we see, feel and touch. Material culture consists mainly of the products of man's industry or art which he has learned to make and use to satisfy certain needs in his society.  Examples bridges, plates, chairs, hoes, cutlasses, clothes, baskets, bows and arrows, pots etc.


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