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24/09/17

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24/09/17

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Year 7s showing us how to model atoms; one group built this beautiful Sodium atom from plasticine https://t.co/KVynYwkI58

22/09/17

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22/09/17

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A few Y10s had a chance to try BMX thanks to and https://t.co/jStWeDE3xY

22/09/17

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22/09/17

A few Y10s had a chance to try BMX thanks to and https://t.co/jStWeDE3xY

22/09/17

Golden Ticket Week 2 winners: https://t.co/H9GyNMRbOW

21/09/17

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Alas, I was tied to the Flash-Bang lab for Open Evening but there is always beautiful electrochemistry, chromatography & qualitative testing https://t.co/4GV0LYzHxJ

21/09/17

Science at Harris South Norwood inspires and challenges - the academy is open for any Year 6 parents who wish to view https://t.co/PkEPXYSPGr

20/09/17

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Excited to welcome prospective year 6 students and their families to the Science Department . See you in M109! https://t.co/TYgTVzhMvz

20/09/17

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19/09/17

Whatever you feel or think - speak out and speak to someone you trust https://t.co/IeZ7c0avV3

19/09/17

Tomorrow we open to Year 6 parents to see our wonderful academy https://t.co/FwFNtBlRDU

19/09/17

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Reflections this week covers the question - is it better to give things or receive things in life? https://t.co/2sdCuArrvM

18/09/17

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Our academy will be open for Year 6 patents to come & see on Wednesday evening - please do come https://t.co/OcFjKPEbNe

18/09/17

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Is your son or daughter ready for Year 7. Open evening for year six parents Norwood, Southwark, Dulwich & Croydon https://t.co/5smnEGJxpZ

18/09/17

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Please do come and see our wonderful academy this week. You will receive a warm, informed welcome https://t.co/ZqhjGGZAb5

18/09/17

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Students excel & adore learning about history of Britain, but also the world. A-level studying Soviet era this term https://t.co/uSBkGWXXsX

18/09/17

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Former student "#stormzy performs new single on Live Lounge https://t.co/ntIvJWGNY4

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.