St Mary’s College (Wellington) St Mary’s College (Wellington)

Level 2 Religious Education

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms M. MacKenzie.

Recommended Prior Learning

This is a compulsory course. Completion of Year 11 Religious Education is recommended.

The Tō Tа̄tou Whakapono Religious Education Curriculum is followed. Year 12 students are challenged to build on their previous knowledge and to understand more deeply the teachings of the Catholic Church. Various topical issues are covered including social justice teaching, world religions, loss, grief & dying and marriage.

Learning Areas:

Religious Education


Level 3 Religious Education

Career Pathways

Minister of Religion, Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Architect, Counsellor, Elected Government Representative, Community Development Worker, Health Promoter, Probation Officer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Case Manager, Career Consultant


All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Learning Area for that subject.