At least 5 GCSEs graded 9-5, including a grade 5 or above in English.
Why Should You Take This Course?
The study of theology is a respected and traditional academic subject. It is viewed favourably by universities as an indicator that students possess the capacity to think in a clear, structured manner and are capable of handling difficult concepts. Consider the questions below; if you find any of them interesting then Religious Studies could be for you!
Unit 1: Philosophy of Religion: An exploration of the nature of knowledge, the existence of the universe and whether God’s existence can be established. Topics include:
Unit 2: Religion & Ethics: Can we establish a standard of ‘good’? What is the correct moral action regarding contemporary issues such as Euthanasia? Topics include:
Unit 3: Developments in Christian Thought: What are the core teachings of Christianity? Are Christian values and ideals compatible with an increasingly secular society? Topics include:
How will I be assessed? Assessment is by written examination. Are there any special expenses? There may be trips that will enrich the curriculum that may incur addition costs.
If you wish to apply for 2022-2023 academic year, please complete the online application form.