Religious Studies GCE AS/A level (from 2016)
We have developed a reformed GCE AS/A level Religious Studies qualification, approved by Qualifications Wales, for teaching from 2016. This qualification meets regulatory requirements in Wales.
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The guidance booklet below provides information for all AS RS New Specification (Teaching from 2016) candidates who will be sitting Unit 2 (An Introduction to Religion and Ethics & An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion).
It contains important information for candidates on how to set out their question responses in the 16 page pink answer booklet. It is important they follow this guidance as this Unit will be electronically marked.
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