Overview of the Subject
Religious Studies has a very positive image throughout the school and aims to develop students as successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens. The Religious Studies curriculum emphasises the importance of key concepts and promotes the development of personal, learning and thinking skills. The purpose of Religious Studies is to support students in developing their own values and principles and support their spiritual, moral, social and cultural development. A further purpose of Religious Studies is to foster mutual understanding between students of differing religious and cultural backgrounds.