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Key Stage 5

At A Level  we study the following:

AQA Religious Studies, with a focus on Christianity, Philosophy and Ethics.

Christianity

AS Level

A Level

Sources of wisdom and authority

God

Self, death and afterlife

Good conduct and key moral principles

Expressions of religious identity

All of AS PLUS:

Christianity, gender and sexuality

Christianity and science

Christianity and secularism

Christianity, migration and religious pluralism

 

Dialogues between Christianity and Philosophy/Ethics

Philosophy and Ethics

AS Level

A Level

Arguments for the existence of God

Evil and suffering

Religious Experience

Verifying religious experiences

 

Normative ethical theories

Application of natural moral law, situation ethics and virtue ethics to: issues of human life and death; issues of non-human life and death

 

All of AS PLUS:

Religious Language

Miracles

Self, death and the afterlife

 

Introduction of meta ethics: the meaning of right and wrong

Free will and moral responsibility

Conscience

Bentham and Kant