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Philosophy and Ethics A Level at The Quest Academy

Course description

This is a two year course based on the exploration of philosophical and ethical theory. This qualification prepares students for employment in a variety of fields where sound judgement and clear communication play a central role. Students successful in this course of study will develop the skills to progress to higher education or professional development programmes

Course content

Year 1

H173/01: Philosophy of Religion
- Philosophical Language and Thought
- The Existence of God
- God and the World

H173/02: Religious Ethics
- Normative Ethical Theories: Religious Approaches
- Normative Ethical Theories
- Applied Ethics

H173/03: Developments in Christian thought
- Insight
- Foundations
- Living

Examined as 50% of A level

Year 2

H573/01: Philosophy of Religion
- Theological and Philosophical Developments
- Religious Language: Negative, Analogical or symbolic
- Religious Language: Twentieth Century Perspectives

H573/02: Religious Ethics
- Ethical Language: Meta Ethics
- Significant ideas
- Developments in Ethical Thought

H573/03: Content of Developments in Christian Thought
- Development
- Society
- Challenges
Examined as 50% of a level

Entry requirements

The main entry requirements are a Grade 6 in English Language and a Grade 6 in English Literature

Assessment

Year 1: 1 hour 15 minute written paper for each unit (Religion and philosophy, Religion and Ethics and Content of Developments in Christian thought)

Year 2: 2 hour written paper for each unit (Religion and philosophy, Religion and Ethics and Content of Developments in Christian thought)

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 April 2017
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