Guidance

GCSE religious studies

Subject content, aims and learning objectives for GCSE in religious studies for teaching from 2016.

Documents

Details

This subject content sets out the learning outcomes and content coverage required for GCSE specifications in religious studies.

The guidance note is for schools and awarding organisations. It explains their legal requirements when teaching religious education.

The further guidance note is for school, local authorities and agreed syllabus conferences about the religious education curriculum.

Agreed syllabus conferences are bodies that set the religious studies curriculum for maintained schools.