|Course title:||GCSE Religious Studies|
|Exam board:||EDUQAS (formerly WJEC)|
|Content overview:||Component 1: Religious, Philosophical and Ethical Studies in the Modern World 50%
Component 2: Study of Christianity 25%
Component 3: Study of a World Faith; Islam 25%
|Assessment:||Three written examinations|
|Skills required to be successful:||Description, showing knowledge and understanding of religious beliefs.
Explanation, showing understanding of how belief influences believers.
Discussion, detailed analysis based on reasoning and formulating judgements.
|Further study links:||A Level Religious Studies
A Level Philosophy
A Level Ethics