Subject Information

The course specification offers flexibility in selecting religions to study and covers various topics which are both relevant and engaging to our pupils. It allows for a greater emphasis to be placed on the study of one religion and brings to life the foundations of faith and practice.

This specification consists of 3 Areas of Study, which are then assessed through 3 externally set examination papers.

Why study Religious Studies?

It can help pupils understand global issues, and become more involved as a global citizen.

It can help you understand what it means to be ‘British’ in the 21st century.

It will provide an opportunity for pupils to share their opinions in a meaningful way.

With the growing multiculturalism within the UK and other parts of the world, it will give you a helping hand to understand other cultures.