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Religious Studies A-Level at St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School

Course description

Students are offered a combination of Philosophy and Ethics. They study two Philosophy modules covering the work of Aristotle and Plato and their influence on Christian thought, and the distinction between body and soul in religious philosophy. As well as looking at the Jewish biblical belief of creation, students also study arguments for the existence of God, the problem of evil, and the challenges from psychology and sociology. Students also study two Ethics modules covering meta-ethics (the use of ethical language) ethical theories, e.g. natural law, situation ethics, virtue ethics and utilitarianism as well as the practical implications of these on medical issues, environmental issues, sexual relationships and business ethics.

Entry requirements

General entry requirements to the Sixth Form are a minimum of three Grade Bs and two Grade Cs at GCSE. Students must obtain at least Grade B at GCSE in the subjects to be studied at A/S level.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Bernard's Catholic Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 30 June 2015

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