The VCE Study Design – Religion and Society - 2016-2021

 

Disclaimer

Teachers of the units need to be familiar with the requirements laid out in the VCAA Religion and Society Study Design. Resources and Textbooks do not replace sound knowledge of the Study Design.

Framework for discussing Religion throughout the Study Design

In this Study Design, nine aspects of religion have been selected as a framework for discussing religion in general and to guide students through their study of one or many religious traditions.

(Page 9 of Study Design)

The nine aspects are:

Beliefs

Scared Stories

Spaces, Places, Times and Artifacts

Texts

Rituals

Symbols

Social Structures

Ethics

Spiritual Experiences