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Religious Studies at Samuel Lister Academy

Course description

Religion is one of the most important and fascinating areas of study, even for people who do not hold religious beliefs.  Helping or hindering mankind, religion has been the major force shaping the world we live in.

Course content

Religious studies students will study topics such as the cosmological argument for the existence of God; the problems raised by evil and suffering in the world for the religious believer; the purpose and function of religous language and the validity of religious experience.


Entry requirements

Students need to have atleast 5 GCSE's grade A-C including English and Maths


This course involves essay based answers in exam conditions so it is important that students enjoy writing and reading a broad range of texts.

Further information

For further information please contact Helen Spensley, A Level teacher at Samuel Lister Academy.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Samuel Lister Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 June 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: Two Years

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