Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Adventist Youth in the United Kingdom and Ireland


e-Club Cultural Heritage Honour

Cultural Heritage e-Honour

Category: Arts, Crafts and Hobbies




  1. Outline why it is important to know about our cultural heritage.
  2. List the special ceremonies in your culture for:
    1. The birth of a child
    2. Becoming an adult
    3. Death and burial
  3. Do the following:
    1. List the customary ways of dressing for everyday life and two special occasions.
    2. Draw, explain, or present in pictures these customary dresses.
  4. What is or was the customary pre-marriages for young people in your area? How is/was marriage arranged?
  5. List the advantages of traditional marriages over western style marriages and courtship.
  6. Explain the following:
    1. Explain briefly the meaning of the term “bride price.”
    2. What are the advantages of bride price?
    3. Explain the disadvantages of bride price.
  7. Explain the leadership structure in your village area. (Include the chiefly system and the extended family.)


We suggest that if there are any presentation elements for the requirements you record a video of yourself and include it with your written assessment in your folder.  Your director will check all your work when your club resumes. If all is present and correct, your director can then decide if you may be awarded your honour.

Finished all your requirements?  Complete this form online, print off the confirmation and include in your club folder.

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