Exam Board: AQA
Exam Board Website: AQA – Assessment and Qualifications Alliance
|Religious Education Curriculum Summary|
|Year 7||At the start of Year 7, there will be a baseline assessment in the first half term. This allows us to know what level our students are working at when they arrive at Swanmore. Year 7 will cover the following topics:
|Year 8||Progress is assessed throughout the year, using a combination of in-lesson assessments, end of topic assessments and year group examinations. These assessments are designed to show pupils’ progress in both knowledge and understanding. Topics covered include:
|Year 9||Pupils continue to study Core RE in KS4 and topics will include:
Pupils who opt for RE at GCSE will cover a range of the major world religions, six contemporary ethical themes and two textual studies. Students will be challenged with questions about belief, values, meaning, purpose and truth enabling them to develop their own attitudes towards religious issues.