Religious Studies (Philosophy and Ethics) A level at Edgbarrow School
Unit 1 - An introduction to the Philosophy of Religion, 25% of A Level
Unit 2 - An introduction to Contemporary Society, 25% of A Level
Unit 3 - Philosophy of Religion 25% of A Level.
Unit 4 - Synoptic paper: Religion & Human Experience; life, life after death and the meaning of life, 25% of A Level.
This subject is available to all students with or without Religious Studies qualifications at GCSE level. However all students will be expected to have achieved at least a B grade or above in English Language and any Humanities subject they may have studied.
This qualification is useful for access to a diversity of higher education courses and a wide range of careers. Anywhere, in fact, where importance is placed on the ability to think clearly and rigorously. For example, those hoping to become business leaders, bankers or civil servants and any career associated with dealing with people. The skills developed on this course are generally regarded to be ‘softer’ skills, which are highly favoured by today’s employment market.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Edgbarrow School directly.