The unexamined life is not worth living – Socrates
The study of 宗教研究 at Camp Hill Boys is designed to encourage students to live the examined life. 学生们学习各种各样的宗教, 科学, and non-religious perspectives on some of life’s most fundamental questions. 在RS教室, 学生会养成提问的习惯, as they explore such topics as the meaning of life, the nature of the soul and the origin of the world.
营地山男孩, we believe students should study a knowledge-rich curriculum which equips them for life. It is our aim that our departing students will be able to make sense of religions and world-views around them and begin to understand the complex world in which they live. 宗教研究 is primarily about enabling students to become free thinking, 公共话语的批判性参与者, who can make academically informed judgements about important matters of religion and 信仰 which shape the global landscape. Students will build the skills which will allow them to disagree with respect, 通过口头和书面的话语.
宗教研究很重要，因为, 和其他学科一样, it provides a particular set of materials through which pupils come to understand important things about the world and themselves. 它挑战着学生们的思考, 考虑, 分析, 解释和评估真理的问题, 信仰, faith and ethics and to communicate their responses.
宗教研究 encourages pupils to develop their sense of identity and belonging, as well as their skills in critical thinking and analysis. It enables them to flourish individually within their communities and as citizens in a pluralistic society and global community, ensuring that they have the tools they will need in order to participate in society as thinking individuals.
Camp Hill Boys approach 宗教研究 with enthusiasm and an enquiring mind. They are encouraged to develop evaluative and analytical skills, 同理心, 反思与精神意识.
During their studies of different themes and faiths, they learn the importance of respect and acceptance of those who adhere to different faiths or none. The department is known by the students for encouraging deep thinking and critical analysis. They see RS as a chance to think outside of the box, develop their own views and respectfully challenge and be challenged by others.
宗教研究 is a statutory requirement of your son’s education. At Camp Hill we aim to make that educational experience relevant and engaging through thematic study of topics. RS develops a range of skills and gives the boys the ability to give detailed explanations as well as critically 分析 and evaluate different ideas. Lessons use a wide range of activities and encourage independent learning skills. The department is committed to the use of ICT and makes active use of interactive whiteboards and the 谷歌 Suite.
Boys who choose to study RS have a wide range of opportunities available to them. RS can give breadth to students who are pursuing medicine or science based subjects. RS naturally complements other essay based subjects developing critical thinking skills. 学习RS的学生可以进入法律专业, 社会工作, 教学, 研究, 新闻以及进一步的学习.
所有学生将学习RS直到九年级. Most students choose to study GCSE RS, and many continue to A Level too.
从年7号到9号, 学生遵循知识丰富的买球app下载, with depth study of the 6 major world religions, as well as non-religious 信仰s including those of Humanism.
- In Year 7 we 考虑 questions around how religions describe God, 宗教领袖的角色, and compare rituals and rites of passage between different communities. 还有基督教和印度教.
- 8年, students will ask questions about what makes a religion, 穆斯林身份的基础, 以及从古代到现代的伦理学. The emphasis in this year is on Buddhism and Islam.
- 9年, 可以买球的app给学生更多的GCSE学习的体验, with Philosophy of Religion alongside depth studies of religion. 这里的重点是犹太教和锡克教.
GCSE宗教研究 is optional, but very popular, at Camp Hill Boys. 可以买球的app遵循AQA 'A'规范, studying Christianity and Hinduism as our chosen religions, and four units of thematic studies on topics ranging from Relationships to War and Peace. 更多细节可以在这里找到: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/religious-studies/gcse/religious-studies-a-8062
可以买球的app的A级报价 reflects the strengths and the interests of our students, with a large proportion of their study being focused on Philosophy or Religion and Ethics. They also study Buddhism in depth, and in dialogue with the approaches of philosophers and ethicists. This course is good preparation for the study of the humanities at university, but also contains real world elements regarding ethical issues and the nature and value of human life which students find helpful in applications to study the more vocational subjects. 更多信息: http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/religious-studies/as-and-a-level/religious-studies-7062