Religious Studies AS at Ysgol Y Strade
You will study a range of interesting issues including:
- The origins of Buddhism along with the beliefs and way of life of Buddhists
- The main ethical doctrines including their impact on moral decision making and behaviour.
- Different beliefs about the nature and purpose of life, death and life after death.
RS 1/2 ER:
Introduction to Buddhism
RS 1/2 ETH:
Introduction to Religion and Ethics
Although each student will be considered on an individual basis for entry onto the course it would be beneficial to have obtained a C or above in GCSE Religious Studies.
RS 1/2 ER: 1¼ hour written examination
RS 1/2 ETH: 1¼ hour written examination
Religious Studies can be studied successfully with a number of other subjects and will be of great advantage to anyone who wishes to work in any field that involves dealing with people for instance the medical field, teaching, social work, the business
world, army, media and tourism.
Examining Body: WJEC
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Y Strade directly.