Religious, Moral and Philosophical Studies

Religious and Moral Education is currently taught as a Core subject from S1 to S4.

S1 RME

Faith in Action  -  Martin Luther King (linked with literacy, with one period in the library)

Christianity in Scotland

Ultimate Questions

S2 RME :

Life after Death,

Philosophy of the animals

Faith in Action   - Gandhi

Animal Ethics 

S3 RME 

Morality in the Modern World

Crime and Punishment.                            

National 4/5

The  3 units currently chosen by our pupils are:

World Religion: Christianity

  • The Human Condition
  • The Goals
  • The Means

Morality in the Modern World: Crime and Punishment

Reasons for crime  and Morality of crime    -        More information to follow

The Existence of God

  • The Cosmological Argument
  • The Teleological Argument
  • The Problem of Evil/ Suffering

We are also embarking on the HIGHER course this year. The above units have also been chosen by the pupils. Follow the link below to find our blog in RMPS for resources and information.

Useful Links

http://eyemouthrmps.wordpress.com

SQA RMPS

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/rs/