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Newlands
Girls’ School

KS4

Students can opt to study Full Course GCSE Religious Studies. Two components are studied within the AQA Religious Studies A Specification.

Component 1:  The study of religions: beliefs, teachings and practices.  

  • Christianity and Islam are studied

Component 2:  Thematic studies comprising the following topics:

  • Relationships and Families
  • Religion and Life
  • Religion, Peace and Conflict
  • Religion, Human Rights and Social Justice

Each component has a written exam of 1 hour 45 minutes.