11RS

Level 1 Religious Studies

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms D. Sklenars

As well as faith formation and knowledge, the Religious Education programme contributes to the development of skills which assist students in all areas of school life and for the future e.g. reading comprehension, written expression, language development, research and development skills and decision making.

Topics in Religious Studies at this level range from issues such as reverence for life, morality and values, to looking closely at the origins and meaning of the Gospel.


Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

This is a compulsory course. Completion of Year 10 Religious Studies is recommended. 

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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. 90816 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 1.1 - Describe the purpose of a sacred text within a religious tradition
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90817 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 1.2 - Describe a significant development within a religious tradition
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90818 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 1.3 - Describe the application of the key ethical principle(s) of a religious tradition to an issue
Level: 1
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