In S1 pupils will cover My Place In The World, which covers the philosophical belief about the place of humanity in the world. Pupils will look at Signs and Symbols, Halloween, Myths and Legends, Christmas and the Natural World.

In S2 pupils will look at various creation stories, both religious and scientific, and explore racism, the life and teachings of Jesus, Islam and life after death.

In S3 we look at Poverty & Inequality; poverty in Britain and the responses to it. Pupils will study slavery, both historical and modern. There is also Buddhism, Genocide and Faith in Action; the lives of people who have made a positive difference to the world.

In S4 the main topics are Judaism & Moral Issues e.g. war, euthanasia, capital punishment. Pupils will also be introduced to Philosophy.

 

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