AS / A Level Philosophy

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    Entry Requirements

    Students require a minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grade 6 or above (or equivalent), including English and Mathematics.

    Course Outline

    This course is designed for those who like to enquire about life and ask the big questions such as ‘Why are things the way they are’? In this course you will gain insightful knowledge into religion, as well as questioning and being questioned your own point of view.

    AS level Units:

    Unit 1: Philosophy of Religion.
    Unit 2: Ethics, Religion and Society

    Assessment (AS Level):

    Unit 1: 1hr 45min written examination.
    Unit 2: 1hr 45min written examination.

    Into the future …

    The AS course in Philosophy has been designed to develop enquiring minds. This course is ideal for everyone is it allows you to get to the core of human life and its fundamental existence.

    A career in politics or law is possible and the skills that you learn such as critical analysis and thinking is transferable in all fields.

    Click here to view the KS5 Curriculum Booklet.

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