Religious Studies at Oak Heights School is an exciting and intellectually stimulating subject that covers diverse theological, philosophical, ethical, psychological, spiritual, historical and social questions. Religious Studies is an academic discipline that engages pupils in a challenging and complex course, studying moral and spiritual development and fostering an understanding and respect for Christianity and other world religions. The ultimate aim is that students learn to question and think for themselves. In (Year 8) explores the major world religions. In (Year 9 and 10) study focuses on the life of Jesus and to ultimate philosophical questions. In (Years 10 and 11) GCSE Religious Studies A is available as an examination option exploring World Relegions and Ethics.