Religious Studies A Level at Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy
Philosophy of Religion in this unit comprises further study of philosophical arguments about the existence of God and selected problems in the philosophy of religion. This includes beliefs about life after death: reincarnation; rebirth; resurrection; immortality of the soul; a study of religious language: analogy; language games; myth and symbol; verification and falsification debates. In Sikhism and Islam students will study from selected texts developing a deeper understanding of religious belief and expression. Students will also study a related topic of their choice in the Implication unit.
A grade D is required to progress onto this course from AS-Level Religious Studies.
Whilst providing a basis for those who wish to continue Religious Studies at degree level, the skills developed in this qualification will also be useful for most academic courses and recognised by all employers.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Handsworth Wood Girls' Academy directly.