What is Utilitarianism? Utilitarianism is an ethical theory by which actions are judged according to their anticipated results. This makes it a consequentialist theory – as it looks at the consequences of actions to determine their morality. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uvmz5E75ZIA The Three Types of Utilitarianism Act Utilitarianism Theory is applied to the results of individual actions Rule … Continue reading What is Utilitarianism?
Previously we have covered the different types of Revelation and how that can impact on an individuals morality. This lesson we will be looking at how tradition and practices in a religion can impact on an individual. Christian Tradition - History Practices in the earlier church have over time established themselves as tradition. Sometimes a … Continue reading Revelation Through Tradition in Christianity and Islam
We have already covered that God can communicate with Christians in many ways, both through General and Special Revelation. Similarly, Muslims believe that Allah has communicated with them in different ways about how he wants Muslims to act. Some of these ways include : Directly (special revelation) - this could be a voice, vision or it … Continue reading Divine Command Theory/ Moral Autonomy
What is Revelation? The word revelation comes from the Latin 'revelere' which means to unveil. Basically, it is the communication of things which are unknown by reason alone to mankind. This means we cannot know fully about things that are beyond our human understanding - such as things like the afterlife, the soul or God's … Continue reading General and Special Revelation – Types of Revelation, Strengths and Weaknesses.
The write-ups for RMPS N5 and Higher Assignments are coming up. So below is a guide to help you complete your assignment and achieve a great result. Use the guides, the booklet and this rmps-assignment-planner to help you National 5 The Task The purpose of this assignment is to demonstrate your ability to apply your … Continue reading What do I need to do in my RMPS Assignment?
Is it reasonable to believe that God Created the Universe? (20 Marks) Below is a model answer of the above question. I have added in some links to help with additional reading. This is a question that has been widely debated for years and as scientific advances happen, fresh debates also happen. In order for … Continue reading Is it Reasonable to Believe that God Created the Universe? Higher Model Answer
Hello All See the below revision guide for tips on topics you should be revising for your prelim. revision-checklist-for-rmps-prelim-2016 Feel free to come speak to Mrs Whyte at either lunch or after school to go over anything you are not sure of.
For those who are still struggling with writing essays and need help with structure or how to write an essay at higher. See this help sheet for example paragraphs and structure. writing-an-essay\
This is a list of some recommended websites and resources. It will be added to as we find more resources. If you know of any other good websites or resources please add them in the comments and I'll add them to the list. BBC Religion - This is a good general website for ideas, resources … Continue reading Assignment Resources and Websites
I have created a help guide to your assignment to help with structure and what you should be doing. This is not a complete plan, you will have to do a lot more than complete this booklet to gain a pass in RMPS. It can be used at National 5 or Higher Level. If any … Continue reading Assignment Help Booklet