Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies

Staff:

  • Ms H Brannigan
  • Mrs L Montgomery


Learning through RMPS enables pupils to:

  • recognise religion as an important expression of human experience
  • learn about and from the beliefs, values, practices and traditions of religions selected for study, other traditions and viewpoints independent of religion
  • explore and develop a knowledge and understanding of religions
  • investigate and understand the responses which religious and non-religious views can offer to questions about the nature and meaning of life
  • recognise and understand religious and cultural diversity and the importance of religion in society
  • develop respect for others and an understanding of beliefs and practices which are different from their own
  • explore and establish values such as wisdom, justice, compassion and integrity and engage in the development of and reflection upon their own moral value
  • develop their beliefs, attitudes, values and practices through reflection, discovery and critical evaluation
  • develop the skills of reflection, discernment, critical thinking and deciding how to act when making moral decisions
  • make a positive difference to the world by putting their beliefs and values into action
  • establish a firm foundation for lifelong learning, further learning and adult life