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Philosophy and Ethics A Level at Brooke Weston Academy

Course description

This is a two year course in philosophy and ethics based on religious and other theories.

Course content

  • Unit 1: Philosophy of religion (25% of the total A2 marks)
  • Unit 2: Religious ethics (25% of the total A2 marks)
  • Unit 3: Philosophy of religion (25% of the total A2 marks)


  • Unit 4: Religious ethics (25% of the total A2 marks)

Entry requirements

Open to students who have gained at least a grade B in GCSE English language.

Future opportunities

Students completing philosophy and ethics papers in religious studies can go on to study a wide range of subjects at degree level, including English literature, history, philosophy, law, sociology and anthropology as well as theology and religious studies. An A Level in religious studies is highly valued in personnel work, law, medicine, education, librarianship, media and social services, including the police force. As with any subject in the area of humanities, students acquire a great range of skills such as analysis, interpretation, critical thinking and the ability to produce extended evaluative pieces of writing.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Brooke Weston Academy directly.

Last updated date: 09 September 2016
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