Topics students will be covering this term
Year 7 MMW Newtopia
Year 8 Christian Church
Year 9 Christianity
Year 10 Social Harmony
Year 11 Exam Preparation
o Mr M. Parkinson – Head of RE and also the LPC for Year 11.
o Mrs C. Edgar – also Deputy Head.
o Mr B. Tailor – also teaches Philosophy (AS/A Level),
Critical Thinking (AS/A Level) and Citizenship
What do we do?
o RE is taught from Year 7 right through to Year 13.
o All pupils spend one hour a week at Key Stages 3 and 4.
At Key Stage 5, students spend 4 hours a week on their A Level.
o At Key Stage 3, pupils study the 6 main religions in the world with a greater focus on Christianity. This mirrors the requirements of the Local Agreed Syllabus.
o At Key Stage 4, the majority of pupils follow the Edexcel Short Course GCSE and a minority follow the ASDAN course with options followed in the Religion and Citizenship sections.
o At Key Stage 5, students follow the Edexcel AS/A Level in Religious Studies: Philosophy of Religion and Ethics.