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Religious Studies

GCSE RELIGIOUS STUDIES

Suitable for Exam Boards:
AQA/OCR & EDX
Course Code:
GCRESMUL

+ Course Dates April 2019

  • 14-15 (Sunday – Monday)

GCSE & IGCSE courses include 12 hrs of tuition taken over 2 full days. 9am to 5pm. It is ESSENTIAL that you read the accompanying course outline(s) before applying for the course.

+ Aim

The course focuses on some of the core areas of the GCSE Religious Studies specifications currently offered by the four major exam boards.

This course aims to reinforce key areas from Philosophy, Ethics and Christianity, enhance examination technique and build individual confidence.

The course will also aim to improve structuring evaluation questions and provide a writing frame that encourages pupils to write in the format and order that examiners will mark in.

+ Key Topics Covered

Beliefs, teachings and practices of Christianity with a focus on common and divergent views

Sources of wisdom and authority (how Christians use and interpret these)

Nature and existence of God

Peace and conflict

Relationships and families

Life and death

Good and Evil

+ Assessment

The course will include homework to be completed each night and students will answer mock exam questions that will be marked and pupils will receive specific feedback on how to improve.

+ Course Materials

Students should bring copies of their own specifications and their main textbooks. All other materials will be provided.

+ Other Information

Pupils must be aware and understand that at times, areas that they are not studying may be covered, to ensure all students are catered for. The topics will be examined predominantly from a Christian perspective but there may be scope to look at Islam and Judaism.

Please note that the emphasis given to particular topics will be weighted to the needs and requirements of the candidates in the group.

GCSE – 2 day course (12 hours of tuition) = £395

+ Discount Incentives (per single student booking)

Bookings over £1,000 – 2.5% discount

Bookings over £1,450 – 5% discount

Bookings over £1,950 – 10% discount