RST303

Level 3 Religious Studies for Theology (RST303)

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Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Clifford

This course will help you prepare for life beyond Sacred Heart College and give you the knowledge and confidence to take on anything the world gives you, using faith as our guide. 

The topics you will be studying are designed to continue to deepen your knowledge of the Catholic Church, the world, and your place and responsibility in both. The course offers one Level 3 Achievement Standard, which looks at the ethical dilemmas that are present on our world today. 

This class will also complement what you will do in TAP30 and must be selected if you select that course. 


Course Overview

Term 1
Discovering Self

Term 2
Sects and Cults

Term 3
Ethics

Term 4
Empowering Women

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$10 Faith Central workbook and materials contribution

Students own choice of stationary. Options from 2B5 notebook, a refill pad and binder.
Laptop

Recommended Prior Learning

12 Religious Studies

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 6 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 6 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90826 v3
NZQA Info
Religious Studies 3.3 - Analyse the response of a religious tradition to a contemporary ethical issue

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 6
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 6
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 6
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 6
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 6

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.