Religious Studies

Exam board: AQA

 

Year 12

  Topic taught: Teacher 1
Term 1 Philosophy – arguments for the existence of God – cosmological. Ethics – Virtue theory. Christianity – Christian monotheism.
Term 2 Philosophy - arguments for the existence of God – ontological. Ethics – Natural moral law.
Term 3  Ethics – situation ethics. Christianity – Sources of wisdom and authority. 
Term 4 Philosophy – challenges of evil. Ethics – application theft/lying/human/non-human.  
Term 5 Philosophy -religious experiences & verifying religious experiences. Christianity – good moral conduct and key moral principles.  
Term 6 Christianity – expressions of religious identity. Christianity and science.

 

Year 13

  Topic taught: Teacher 1
Term 1 Philosophy – religious language. Ethics – meta ethics, Bentham and Kant.
Term 2 Philosophy - self death and the afterlife. Ethics – free will and moral responsibility/conscience. Christianity – self, death and the afterlife. 
Term 3 Philosophy – miracles. Christianity – religion gender and sexualities. 
Term 4 Christianity – Religion and religious pluralism. Religion and the challenge of secularisation. Christianity and science  
Term 5 DIALOGUES  
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