Religious Studies A Level at Beths Grammar School
The exam is split up into three sections of equal weighting:
A Study of Religion: There are four themes within the study of Christianity: religious figures and sacred texts; religious concepts and religious life; significant social and historical developments in religious thought; religious practices and religious identity.
Philosophy of Religion: There will be four themes within this component: arguments for the existence of God; challenges to religious belief; religious experience; religious language.
Religion and Ethics: There will be four themes within this component: ethical thought; deontological ethics; teleological ethics; determinism and free will.
Component 1: A Systematic Study of Christianity.
Religious figures and sacred texts; religious concepts; the church; Christian practices.
Component 2: Philosophy of Religion
Arguments for the existence of God; the problem of suffering and evil; religious experience; religious language.
Component 3: Religion and Ethics
Ethical language and thought; Deontological ethics; Teleological ethics; freewill and determinism.
Grade 6 at GCSE in Religious Studies or grade 6 in English.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Beths Grammar School directly.