Religious Studies AS/ A2 at Dixons City Academy
This course combines a historical, philosophical and scientific approach to the study of religion.
Unit 1: Religion, Philosophy & Science: This involves looking at issues surrounding miracles, creation and design argument
Unit 2: Islam: Studying a variety of issues surrounding the Quran, Five Pillars, the concept of God and key beliefs
Both modules are taught in a way that develops research and critical thinking skills
5 GCSEs at Grade C or above, preferably with a Grade B in GCSE Religious Education and English Language.
All formal assessment is by traditional exams assessing candidates knowledge, understanding and evaluation skills. Two exams will be sat at the end of each year of study, each lasting 1 hour 30 minutes
Religious Studies A Level is useful for degrees in the Arts & Social Sciences disciplines. Areas of work that some students have gone into are: the legal profession, teaching, journalism and social work.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Dixons City Academy directly.