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A Level Philosophy & Ethics at Kirk Hallam Community Academy

Course description

Year 1:
 Unit 1 - Philosophy
Ancient Greek influences on philosophy
Judaeo - Christian influences on philosophy
Arguments for the existence of God
Challenges to religious belief
 Unit 2 - Ethics
Ethical Theories - Utilitarianism/Situation Ethics/Kantian Ethics etc.
Applied Ethics - Abortion/euthanasia/war
Year 2:
 Unit 1 - Philosophy
Religious language
Experience and religion
Nature of God
Life and death
 Unit 2 - Ethics
Free will and determinism
Virtue Ethics
Applied Ethics - sexual ethics/business ethics

Entry requirements

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade C or above.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Kirk Hallam Community Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 November 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years