Key Stage 3 Religious Studies
This is a three year rolling course.
Students will focus on the six major world religions: Christianity, Islam, Sikhism, Judaism, Buddhism and Hinduism.
Students study the following modules:
Arguments for the existence of God: Traditional philosophical arguments for the existence of God.
The Natural World: How different religions respond to environmental issues and animal rights.
Beliefs and Practices: religious symbols; prayer & meditation; sacred texts; places of worship; rites of passage
Festivals: How different religions commemorate / celebrate important events.
Spiritual Leaders: Jesus; Muhammad; Guru Nanak; Moses; Buddha; Vyasa.
The focus at KS3 is on the acquisition of knowledge; an understanding of ethical issues and the development of empathy and respect.
Recommended Revision Guide:
CGP KS3 religious Education Complete Revision & Practice