Post 16 course Religious Education at George Salter Academy, West Bromwich

George Salter Academy

George Salter Academy in West Bromwich, Sandwell, is a mixed comprehensive school for 11 to 16 year olds.

Contact navigation bar

This is the contact navigation bar of the site
Skip to main navigation
GSA icon
Email | ePortal login | Class Charts | the sharpsystem | cpoms frog vle logo Click here if you have FROG login problems  Follow us on Facebook  Follow us on Twitter  Follow us on YouTube
This is the main navigation bar of the site
Skip to content (home page) or the side navigation on the internal pages


Religious Education

A Level

A-level Religious Studies offers students the opportunity to study a range of faith specific options, whilst ensuring students have a thorough understanding of diverse philosophical and ethical viewpoints. The course features a variety of relevant and contemporary themes helping to inspire engaging classroom discussion. Students will also gain critical and evaluation skills sought after by higher education and employers.

Exam board/specification

AQA 7062

Entry requirements

  • Minimum of a grade C in GCSE English Language
  • GCSE in RE is not essential

Progression routes from this course

Religious Studies students can move into a variety of careers: law, travel, advertising, human resources, diplomacy, publishing, journalism, the media, teaching, counselling, civil service, charity work.

A Level Component 1

  • Philosophy of religion and ethics


  • Written exam: 3 hours - 100 marks - 50% of A-level


A Level Component 2

  • Study of religion and dialogues (Christianity)


  • Written exam: 3 hours - 100 marks - 50% of A-level


Exam results 2015 2016
AS 75% - A*-C 88% - A*-C
100% - Pass
A2 100% - A*-C 50% - A*-C
100% - Pass
Table of AS/A2 exam results 2015-2016



You have reached the bottom of the page - click here to jump to the top of the page