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31/03/17

The Geographical Explorers have officially launched their garden project: Operation Unearthing Horticulture! https://t.co/d13XQTWNzr

31/03/17

South Norwood’s Crystal Palace Foundation Academy players get to watch the 1st team train and meet the players and management. https://t.co/Gqbs8MU4gD

31/03/17

A respectable joint 3rd for the year 8 netball team in the Federation Netball Tournament https://t.co/rTf42XzH16

31/03/17

Teachers give their predictions on the Y9/10 V Y11 game! Today is the day! £1 Entry, 2:00PM at HAUN https://t.co/Lt0cz533zn

29/03/17

Mr Ruddock addresses the Yr10 troops. They were unlucky to lose to a well drilled Trinity team https://t.co/4aAJNw5LOk

29/03/17

Kyle-Luke and Kwadwo perform their party tricks https://t.co/4Td1AzcFbr

29/03/17

Y9 are two times Federation Rugby Champions after beating Beckenham in the final #🔥 https://t.co/iVAR4qnptD

29/03/17

The Yr9 football team having an incredible season, they've reached the Croydon Cup Final for the 2nd year with a 5-1 win over Trinity. https://t.co/b4iCO5fjgj

29/03/17

Y7s rugby was cancelled but that didn't stop us organising our own game in the sun! https://t.co/8Og5ORBnuD

27/03/17

Executive Principal Blog Update 26th March 2017 https://t.co/ghegWOoMi1 https://t.co/sSveEJe1ME

24/03/17

Amazing afternoon at Rosslyn Park 7s. Big win after some special coaching from legend . https://t.co/0fo9hkWUFg

23/03/17

Thanks to coming in to teach our TalentID students about fitness and nutrition. https://t.co/8oGGg7QfN5

23/03/17

Students attending Athletics training on Tuesday evening. Training to improve track & field. https://t.co/Zc7UgCqrCM

23/03/17

Yr 7 Girls coming 4th in a Croydon League Netball tournament out of 13 schools. Top work ladies! https://t.co/83AK7NMdl8

23/03/17

Yr 10 GCSE students began their path to becoming Sports Leaders today as they started studying for the Game Force Award. https://t.co/7Z99MYikOY

23/03/17

Girls athletics training has commenced with a record number of 40 girls attending training! Wednesdays @ HASN https://t.co/IK5lQpegTO

17/03/17

Our boys beat Oxford 2-1. A great attitude shown by all with Nathan scoring the winner! https://t.co/0y3opX18Y1

17/03/17

Great day out in Portsmouth with the Norwood Talent ID Footballers. Training, meeting the 1st Team Squad and seeing a win. https://t.co/YsGvcSl399

17/03/17

Y9 boys are in the Federation Football Finals after a 5-4 win at Beckenham https://t.co/1Lc0x00EuC

17/03/17

The boys at Burgess Park BMX track, Norwood ID Programme allowing pupils to sample a variety of different sports https://t.co/5yUU20Do0r

Harris Academies
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Religion and Philosphy

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Why I will study Religion and Philosophy?

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  • Do you want answers to the big questions in life?
  • Do you enjoy debating and arguing?

The RE syllabus is designed to be inclusive of persons of religious or non-religious traditions. You will find out about the practices and beliefs of Christianity and Islam. In addition you will be encouraged to assess the importance of faith for believers today and to express your views about these areas of study.

 

Topic/Unit Breakdown

Component 1: Religious, Philosophical and Ethical Studies in the Modern World

Written examination: 2 hours

50% of qualification

Candidates will study the following four themes. All questions are compulsory.

  • Theme 1: Issues of Relationships
  • Theme 2: Issues of Life and Death
  • Theme 3: Issues of Good and Evil
  • Theme 4: Issues of Human Rights

This component will be assessed by compulsory questions focusing on knowledge,

understanding and evaluation of the identified themes. 

 

Component 2: Study of Christianity or

  • Christianity (Catholic Christianity)
  • Written examination: 1 hour
  • 25% of qualification
  • Candidates will study the beliefs, teachings and practices of:

Option 1: Christianity 

  • This component will be assessed by compulsory questions focussing on knowledge,
  • understanding and evaluation of the subject content.

 

Component 3: Study of a World Faith

  • Written examination: 1 hour
  • 25% of qualification
  • Candidates will study the beliefs, teachings and practices of one world faith:

Option 2: Islam

  • This component will be assessed by compulsory questions focusing on knowledge, understanding
  • and evaluation of the subject content.
  • This linear qualification will be available in May/June each year. It will be awarded for the first time in summer 2018

 

Key Skills and Aptitudes

  • Evaluative and analytical skills
  • Communication in both written and oral form
  • Group and independent work
  • Tolerance and respect of the beliefs and faiths of a range of   religious traditions
  • Genuine interest in moral and religious issues

 

Assessment

2 written papers in year 11 combining learning from the previous and current year grades are then combined to generate an overall G.C.S.E. Grade.