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Religious Studies: Philosophy and Ethics A Level at Tollbar Academy

Course description

AS Level
G571: Philosophy of Religion
• Ancient Greek influences on philosophy of religion
• Judaeo-Christian influences on philosophy of religion
• Traditional arguments for the existence of God
• Challenges to religious belief
G572: Religious Ethics
• Ethical theories – Utilitarianism, Kantian Ethics, Natural Law and Religious Ethics
• Applied ethics topics – war and peace, abortion, euthanasia and genetic
A Level
G581: Philosophy of Religion:
• Religious language
• Religious experience
• The nature of God
• Life and death
• Miracles
G582: Religious Ethics:
• Meta-ethics
• Freewill and determinism
• Conscience
• Virtue Ethics
• Applied ethics topics – business ethics, environmental ethics and sexual ethics

Entry requirements

A grade B in both English and RE or History.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 05 November 2014

Key information

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