The Five Pillars, Public Acts of Worship, Zakah, Khums and Sadaqah, Sawm, Hajj, Festivals, Jihad, Revision.
Christianity – relationships and families
The Role and Importance of Family in Society, Christian Teachings on the Family, Marriage, Marriage Services, Same-sex Marriage, Christian Responses to Same-sex Marriage, Christian Responses to Pre-Marital Sex/Cohabitation/Celibacy, The Role and Purpose of Contraception, Christian Beliefs on Contraception, Divorce, Annulment and Re-marriage, Christian Teachings on Divorce, The Role of Women in Christian Families, Upbringing Children, Equality, Prejudice and Discrimination, Christian Attitudes Towards Equality, Revision.
Christianity – the existence of God
Nature of God, God’s Relationship with the World, God’s Relationship with Humanity, God as Good, Evil and Suffering, Arguments for the Existence of God, The Bible, God in the World, Miracles, Inspirational Christians, Religious Experiences, Worship and Sacraments, Revision.
Peace and conflict
Christian Attitudes towards Terrorism, Just War Theory, Violence, Causes of Terrorism, Holy War, Warfare, Pacifism, Societies Working for Peace, The Rejection of Pacifism, Forgiveness and Reconciliation, Justice and Injustice, Liberation Theology, Revision.
Sex, The Law and Consent, Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships, Contraception and STI’s, Staying Safe Online, LGBTQ, Mental Health and Wellbeing, Body Image.
Dialogue – the relationship between religious and non-religious views
Challenges for Religion, Secularisation, Education – secular and religious viewpoints, Religion, Tradition and Law, Christian Conflicts – abortion, euthanasia and genetic engineering, Christian Conflicts – the creation of life, Beliefs and Attitudes – Christians and other religions, Areas of Disagreement – religion, atheism, agnosticism, humanism and secularism.
Exam revision – Specification OCR
Paper 1 – Beliefs and teachings & Practices – first religion (1hr). Which is worth 25% of the final grade. Paper 2 – Beliefs and teachings & Practices – second religion (1hr). Which is worth 25% of the final grade. Paper 3 – Religion, philosophy and ethics in the modern world from a religious perspective (2 hrs). Which is worth 50% of the final grade.