Philosophy and Ethics – Year 11

Autumn Half-Term 1

Religion and the Media

  • Different types of media
  • Portrayal of Christianity in the media
  • How do comics and books show religious and philosophical messages?
  • Attitudes to freedom of speech and censorship

Autumn Half-Term 2

Religion and Science

  • The origins of the world and life
  • People and animals
  • Environmental issues

Spring Half-Term 1

Religion and Equality

  • What is equality?
  • Christian attitudes towards racism and gender
  • Attitudes towards other religions
  • Forgiveness and reconciliation

Spring Half-Term 2

Reason and Revelation

  • Form and nature of revelation
  • Authority and importance of sacred texts

Summer Half-Term 1