Level 3 Religious Studies
Year 13 students study three topics: Bioethics, World Views and Biblical Interpretation. The Catholic Church's teachings on these topics are taught and a comparison is made with our society's popular view. Students are challenged to think deeply on these courses.
The National Religious Education Curriculum for Catholic Schools is followed.
Recommended Prior Learning
This is a compulsory course. Completion of Year 12 Religious Studies is recommended.
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 18
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:
- meeting any course entry requirements
- minimum class sizes
- the availability of teaching staff
and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.