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Learning for Life

Course description 

Learning for Life incorporates elements of personal, social and health education, citizenship, ethics and careers information, advice and guidance.

These lessons will provide students with the opportunities and skills to support their spiritual, moral, social and cultural education. This will be combined with a new emphasis to provide students with the skills they will need in their academic studies, future life and future careers. This will supplement and add to what is learnt in other subject areas as well as supporting the student’s personal development.

Key Stage 3 

What will I study?

Topics include:

  • Britain’s Role In The World Today
  • Economic Awareness
  • Healthy Living
  • Moral Issues
  • Politics and Global Issues
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Study Skills
  • Views of God

Why study these topics?

Schools should be ‘promoting pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development and suitably preparing pupils for life’, together with developing ‘British Values’.  These topics will help students to achieve their potential, both academically and personally.

Key Stage 4 

What will I study?

Topics include:

  • Britain’s Role In The World Today
  • Economic Awareness
  • Healthy Living
  • Moral Issues
  • Politics and Global Issues
  • Rights and Responsibilities
  • Study Skills
  • Views of God

Why study these topics?

Schools should be ‘promoting pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development and suitably preparing pupils for life’, together with developing ‘British Values’.  These topics will help students to achieve their potential, both academically and personally.