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Park Hall Academy

Park Hall Academy

Water Orton Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham. B36 9HF

Telephone:0121 748 0400

Fax:0121 748 0414

Contact:Mr Cox

Religious Education

Head of Department - Miss Bartlett

Religious Education is a compulsory element of our curriculum for all year groups. Pupils will have 1 hour of Religious Education per fortnight. Pupils who wish to study the subject in greater depth can opt to study GCSE RE in Key Stage 4. 

Year 7

Topic Number Content Covered
1 Introduction to RE, World Religions
2 Who is Jesus?

Year 8 

Topic Number Content Covered
1 Islam
2 Buddhism

Year 9 

Topic Number Content Covered
1 Denominations of Christianity
2 Origins and Values of the Universe

Year 10 

Topic Number Content Covered
1 Philosophy & Ethics – Crime and Punishment
2 Philosophy & Ethics – Drug Abuse

Year 11 

Topic Number Content Covered
1 Philosophy & Ethics – Elderly and Death
2 Philosophy & Ethics – Rich and Poor

GCSE Religious Studies (Edexcel B) 
 

Year 10 

Assessment Cycle Content Covered
1 Christianity – Christian Beliefs
2 Christianity – Marriage and the Family
3 Christianity – Living the Christian Life
4

Christianity – Matters of Life and Death

Islam – Muslim Beliefs

Year 11 

Assessment Cycle Content Covered
1 Islam – Crime and Punishment
2 Islam – Living the Muslim Life
3

Islam – Peace and Conflict

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Specialities and Awards