12REL

Level 2 Religious Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Bartram

Level 2 Religious Education
The focus of the Understanding Faith Curriculum in Year 12 is on assisting students to widen their religious horizons.
In Year 12, the faith of the students in Jesus Christ as their Saviour is further strengthened by the teaching of the following topics during the academic year. They are, Religions of the World, Catholic Social Teaching and Justice and Peace; The Church’s Story, Loss, Death, Grief and Dying, Biblical Studies, Christian Morality and Moral Development; Christian Art and Commitment and Ministry.


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Own Bible
$10 for National Centre of Religious Studies Textbook License

Recommended Prior Learning

Religious Education is a compulsory subject, all students will have followed the Understanding Faith Curriculum for Year 11

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91724 v2
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 2.1 - Explain a significant theme in a sacred text within a religious tradition

Assessments:
Term: 1, Week: 11

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90823 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 2.4 - Explain the key beliefs within two religious traditions in relation to a significant religious question

Assessments:
Term: 3, Week: 10

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90822 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 2.3 - Explain how a contemporary social action derives from the ethical principles of a religious tradition

Assessments:
Term: 2, Week: 10

Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 18
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 18
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0