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GCSE Philosophy of Religion and Applied Ethics: Full Course at Nether Stowe School

Course description

The OCR GCSE Religious Education syllabus is over 4 units:

Unit 1: Medical Ethics, Poverty and Wealth

Unit 2: Good and Evil, Religion and Science

Unit 3: Belief about Deity, End of Life

Unit 4: Religion and Equality, Religion and Media

Entry requirements

Optional Course - discussion with subject Teacher


Assessment will be by four examinations, each lasting 1 hour and covers each unit. A

All examinations will take place at the end of the year.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to prepare for advanced level courses such as an A/AS Level in Religious Studies or you may need to strengthen your grades by completing a foundation or intermediate vocational qualification. With further training, you could go into a job related to religious studies or the more general social sciences such as a Social Worker, Teacher or Youth Worker. You could also go straight into employment and do further training or part time study with the support of your employer.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Staffordshire Young Persons Services Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Nether Stowe School directly.

Last updated date: 27 January 2017
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