A summary of the role councillors play in Scottish communities.
Examples of the tasks carried out by an MP, such as meeting constituents.
Tasks carried out by an MSP, such as meeting constituents and proposing new laws.
Local Authorities use community councils to gauge public opinion on existing services.
Financing and control of local government by UK and Scottish Parliaments and Governments.
Workings of the Scottish Parliament are described by the leaders of all five parties.
The Single Transferable Vote system is used to elect local councillors in Scotland.
Looking at what influence the UK media have on the political process.
We have a selection of learner guides