Year 10 Religious Education

10RE
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs I. De Vos

Recommended Prior Learning

Previous study in Year 9


On completing this course students should be able to:
•develop knowledge and understanding of the mystery of God and of Jesus Christ, of
the Church and of the central beliefs which Catholics hold;
•develop awareness and appreciation of Catholic belief, understanding of its impact
on personal and social behaviour and of the vital relationship between faith and
life, life and faith;
•encourage study, investigation and reflection by the pupils;
•develop appropriate skills: for example, ability to listen; to think critically, spiritually,
ethically and theologically; to acquire knowledge and organise it effectively; to make
informed judgements;
•foster appropriate attitudes: for example, respect for truth; respect for the views
of others; awareness of the spiritual, of moral responsibility of the demands
of religious commitment in everyday life and especially the challenge of living in a
multicultural, multi-faith society.

COURSE CONTENT:
The  course will be selected from these topics:
-Discovering our identity-Inspiring Men and Women
-Journey Stories-Sinfulness and Reconciliation
-The meaning and significance of Eucharist-The Teachings of Jesus
-The Church’s story: The Middle Ages-Expressions of Catholic Life

ASSESSMENT:
Students are assessed in a variety of ways:
Evaluation exercises, tests, assignments, research projects, exams, visual and
audiovisual displays and class participation.


Learning Areas:

Religious Education



Career Pathways

Diversional Therapist, Registered Nurse, Architect, Counsellor, Midwife, Elected Government Representative, Emergency Management Officer, Psychologist, Journalist, Communications Professional, Interpreter, Community Karitāne, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Community Development Worker, Oral Health Therapist, Dietitian, General Practitioner, Early Childhood Teacher, Electrician, Firefighter, Ranger, Health Promoter, Health Services Manager, Health Care Assistant, Nanny/Child Carer, Probation Officer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Case Manager, Career Consultant, Support Worker

Equipment/Stationery

$6.00 Religious Studies Levy (donation)
Laptop or tablet
2 X 1B5 exercise books/ coloured pencils/ glue stick


Pathway Tags

Diversional Therapist, Registered Nurse, Architect, Counsellor, Midwife, Elected Government Representative, Emergency Management Officer, Psychologist, Journalist, Communications Professional, Interpreter, Community Karitāne, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Community Development Worker, Oral Health Therapist, Dietitian, General Practitioner, Early Childhood Teacher, Electrician, Firefighter, Ranger, Health Promoter, Health Services Manager, Health Care Assistant, Nanny/Child Carer, Probation Officer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Case Manager, Career Consultant, Support Worker