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A' Level Religious Studies Course

A' Level Religious Studies Course

Enrolment Fee £355.00

Enrol today and pay only £295.00

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Instalment plan: £115.00 deposit, then
4 monthly payments of £60.00

UCAS points: Yes

Hours required: 360

Support: 2 years

Course format: Online


Course Information

This A' Level Religious Studies Course will give you a thorough understanding of diverse philosophical and ethical viewpoints. You will gain critical and evaluate skills sought by higher education and employers - particularly in law, education, social work, politics, medicine, administration and the media.


Calculatue UCAS points

Modules A Level

  • Arguments for the existence of God
  • Evil and suffering
  • Religious experience
  • Religious language
  • Miracles
  • Self and life after death
  • Ethical theories
  • Issues of human life and death
  • Issues of animal life and death
  • Introduction to meta ethics
  • Free will and moral responsibility
  • Conscience
  • Bentham and Kant

For each faith option the following topics are covered:

  • Sources of wisdom and authority
  • God/gods/ultimate reality
  • Self, death and the afterlife
  • Good conduct and key moral principles
  • Expression of religious identity
  • Religion, gender and sexuality
  • Religion and science
  • Religion and secularisation
  • Religion and religious pluralism.

Students must study one from the following options:

  • Buddhism
  • Christianity
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • How religion is influenced by, and has an influence on philosophy of religion in relation to the issues studied.
  • How religion is influenced by, and has an influence on ethical studies in relation to the issues studied.

Modules AS Level

  • Arguments for the existence of God
  • Evil and suffering
  • Religious experience
  • Ethical theories
  • Issues of human life and death
  • Issues of animal life and death.

For each faith option the following topics are covered:

  • Sources of wisdom and authority
  • God/gods/ultimate reality
  • Life after death
  • Key moral principles
  • Religious identity

Students must study one from the following options:

  • Buddhism
  • Christianity
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Judaism

Previous Knowledge Required

There are no previous entry requirements for this course, however students are expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 24 months from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

Assessment

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations/practicals at an AQA approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

A Level Exams
There are two exams for the full A Level qualificaiton. The length of each exam is three hours long.

AS Level Exams
There are two exams for the AS Level qualification. Paper 1 is two hours long and paper 2 is one hour long

This A' Level Religious Studies course forms part of the linear qualifications. This means that learners will sit exams for their particular qualification at the end of the completed course in the June series.

You will not be able to carry forward your AS qualification to the A' Level qualification as they are now classed as entirely independent qualifications and you will sit either AS or A' Level exams.

Enrolment Fees

You can enrol online today by either paying in full or taking advantage of our easy payment plan. The first instalment will be due one month following enrolment.

Course

Payment Method

Initial Payment

Monthly Instalment

Total Payable

A Level Religious Studies

Pay in Full

£295.00

Nil

£295.00

A Level Religious Studies

Instalment Option

£115.00

£60.00 x 4 months

£355.00

AS Level Religious Studies

Pay in Full

£249.00

Nil

£249.00

Please note the easy payment plan is not available to International Students.

Awarding Organisation

AQA - The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance

The Assessment and Qualifications Alliance (AQA) is the largest of the Unitary Awarding Bodies in the UK. AQA offers a range of qualifications and services, including GCSE, GCE, GNVQ, VCE and Entry Level. AQA's primary purpose is to ensure that students’ attainments are supported by best assessment practice and that their grades are a reliable statement of their achievement.

Specification code

A' Level Religious Studies AQA: 7062
AS Level Religious Studies AQA: 7061



FAQs

Students in the past have progressed onto the following degree courses:-

  • English studies
  • Psychology
  • Philosophy
  • History
  • Theology and Religious studies
  • Sociology.

Studying A' Level Religious Studies at University will be useful in any number of careers; teaching, youth work, journalism, civil service or government.

Before you start your tutor will contact you to welcome you and, if you’re new to Learn Now, help you understand what study will be like. They’ll also clarify how and when they can be contacted, and how quickly they will respond to you.

Once you’ve started your tutor will mark and provide feedback on your assignments and support your progress throughout the course.


There is no coursework or practical involved with this course. Your final grade will be based on exams only. This qualification is 100% exam based.

With our A Level courses you receive support and access for up to two years. You can however complete the course much sooner if you wish to. You will need to check the exam dates for your A Level subject and the number of guided learning hours to ensure that you can achieve your goals.





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