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Religious Studies

Edexcel Religious Studies GCSE

Students in Year 10 have one lesson of Religious Studies per week in which they continue to complete a full GCSE in Religious Studies. The syllabus in Year 9 covered key beliefs and practices from both Islam and Christianity. We then apply these teachings to more philosophical and ethical issues in Year 10, the study of which continues into Year 11.

Students will be given topic lists at the start of every unit and extra work could be centred around learning the key words and starting to compile revision notes and verses and teachings to support each topic.

Course Overview

Autumn Term

Matter of Life and Death

Spring Term

War and Peace

Summer Term

Crime and Punishment



Useful Links:

Exam specification -http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-gcses/religious-studies-b-2016.html












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