Religious Education

Year 7

Students study the following topics:

  • Introducing RE
  • World Religions (a summary of the six main religions)
  • What is Truth? Questions about Jesus (a study of key events in the life of Jesus)
  • You can make a difference
  • Community Project (students consider how they can personally help our community)

Year 8

Students study the following topics:

  • Exploring Sikhism
  • Exploring Hinduism
  • Exploring Islam
  • Christian Spirituality
  • Multi-cultural Britain
  • A media project on living in a multicultural country

Year 9

Students study the following topic:

  • Stories from the Old Testament
  • Exploring Judaism
  • Buddhism – The path to enlightenment
  • Movers and Shakers
  • Genocide

Students also complete a media project on Rwanda.

Year 10

Students study the following topics:

  • Introduction to research
  • Rights and responsibilities
  • Environmental issues

Students will also work towards Edexcel Project Levels 1 and 2.

Year 11

Students study the following topics:

  • Medical Ethics
  • Peace and Conflict
  • Crime and Punishment

Students will also work towards Edexcel Project levels 1 and 2.