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EP KS4 Schemes of Learning

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Year 10 GCSE Theme D: Religion, Conflict and Peace:
Violent protest and terrorism, reasons for war, use of weapons
(WMD and Nuclear), the Just War theory and Islamic concept of Jihad, Holy war, Pacifism, religious responses to victims of war.
GCSE Islam beliefs
GCSE Islam teachings and practices:

All topics are to be taught through the story of the life of Muhammad.
The nature of God, Predestination, Angels, Prophets, Holy Books, Life after death.
The Sunni Shi’a split, Worship, Charity, fasting, pilgrimage, Jihad, and festivals
GCSE Theme B: Religion and Life:
Creation
(Universe and human life) – Religion vs Science (big bang and evolution theories), the environment, animal rights, sanctity vs quality of life, abortion, euthanasia and death and the afterlife.
Assessment: Students are assessed using exam questions throughout the topic and with an end of topic test.
Assessment: Students are assessed using exam questions throughout the topic and with an end of topic test.
Yr10 Mock Exam sat during Term 4.
Assessment: Students are assessed using exam
Year 11 GCSE Theme B: Religion and Life:
Creation (Universe and human life) –
Religion vs Science (big bang and evolution theories), the environment, animal rights, sanctity vs quality of life, abortion, euthanasia and death and the afterlife.

GCSE Theme A: Relationships and Families:
Human sexuality: heterosexual and homosexual, sexual relationships before and outside marriage, contraception and family planning, marriage, divorce and remarriage, the nature and purpose of families, beliefs about gender equality.
Revision and Exam
Links to Schemes of Learning documents will be added as relevant throughout the year. Project titles may be subject to change.