St Mary's Catholic College, Wallasey

St Mary's Catholic College
A Voluntary Aided Academy

Year 12

In Year 12 we study the AS Edexcel Philosophy & Ethics course. This course is split up into the following Units and each are assessed through external examination at the end of Year 12.

Unit 1 : Foundation

Philosophy: Cosmological & Teleological arguments for the existence of God & Problem of Evil

Ethics: Introduction to morality & religion, Utilitarianism and War, Peace and Pacifism

Unit 2 : Investigations

Students research and prepare for an extended essay that is completed as part of the external exam at the end of the Year 12 course.