Religious Education offers you both interesting and fantastic career opportunities.
It gives you the type of transferable skills Employers want.
You will learn how to investigate secular and non secular world views. (Histories, Politics, Legal Frameworks, Belief Systems, Philosophy and Ethics to name just a few!).
The knowledge gained, the experience and the discipline, gives you the opportunity to reflect, review and express your own thoughts, plus the thoughts of others.
You will be able to respond to world views in an informed way and have the ability to use and describe your evidence and reasoned arguments.
You will learn to express, evaluate and analyse your own personal responses.
True Religion is about People. It is about Equality and Diversity
You will develop empathy, self-awareness and respect for others.
Religious Education is highly regarded by Universities and all employers. Every profession, every job, every day, every person, we all communicate with other people.
In key stage 3 students study the following topics
What is religion?
What does it mean to be Muslim?
Why do some people believe in God?
How do we know right from wrong?
How and why have people suffered because of their religion? Holocaust
What does justice mean to people with a religious faith?
In key stage 4 students study the following topics
The study of beliefs, teachings and practices from two world religions: Christianity and Islam
The study of four religious, philosophical and ethical studies:
Relationships and families
Religion and life
Religion peace and conflict
Religion crime and punishment
RE is assessed in two 1hr 45min written exams.
Mrs A Storey (Curriculum Leader of Humanities) - email@example.com