Key Stage 5 Scheme of Learning Philosophy & Ethics

Key Stage 5 Philosophy and Ethics OCR

Autumn Spring Summer
Year 12 



Introduction to ancient Greek philosophy – Plato and Aristotle 

Judeo-Christian tradition


Ethical theory – Natural law, Kantian ethics, Utilitarianism


Applied Ethics (medical ethics)



Argument for the existence of God 

Science and Religion


Ethical theory – Christian ethics


Applied ethics (medical ethics, war)

Preparation for AS examination 


Introduction to Religious Language


Year 13  Religious language 

Religious Experience


Attributes of God




Life and Death




Meta ethics 

Free will and determinism




Virtue ethics


Environmental ethics


Sexual ethics


Preparation for A2 examination