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Philosophy, Ethics and Theology A Level at Haydon Bridge Community High School and Sports College

Course description

In studying philosophy, ethics and theology you will be encouraged to think analytically, critically and logically about the world around us and whether there is meaning and purpose to life. You will develop key skills such as the ability to construct well informed and reasoned arguments substantiated by relevant evidence, present responses to questions which are clear and coherent and identify, investigate and critically analyse questions, arguments and issues.

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades at A* - C (or equivalent). GCSE Religious Studies is not required for studying this subject at A-level, but a grade 5 or above in English is preferable.


The course will be assessed through 3 x two hour exams at the end of the two-year course, one on each unit. There is no coursework.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Haydon Bridge Community High School and Sports College directly.

Last updated date: 04 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September