RME and RMPS

S1 to S3 CfE - RELIGIOUS AND MORAL EDUCATION

Religious and moral education is a process where children and young people engage in a search for meaning, value and purpose in life.  This involves both the exploration of beliefs and values and the study of how such beliefs and values are expressed.  In S1 this involves learning about and from the beliefs, values, practices and traditions of Christianity and the world religions, other traditions and viewpoints independent of religious belief.  In S2 the focus in on exploring Contemporary Issues through Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam and issues of War and Peace through a Hiroshima Case Study.