Stage 2 | Subject outline | Version control

Spiritualities, Religion, and Meaning Stage 2
Subject outline

Version 1.0
Accredited in June 2021 for teaching at Stage 2 from 2022.  Editorial changes may be made during the implementation process.
Stage 2 Religion Studies will be taught for the last time in 2022.

Stage 2 | Subject outline | Capabilities | Intercultural understanding

Intercultural understanding

In this subject, students extend and apply their intercultural understanding by, for example:

  • reflecting upon the relationship between culture and individual identity, speaking with and increasing their understanding of people of diverse cultural, linguistic, and spiritual/religious heritages
  • analysing the complex and dynamic nature of knowledge, belief, and practices within different social, religious, and cultural contexts across the world and throughout history
  • identifying the challenges and benefits of living and working in a culturally, religiously, and linguistically diverse local and global community
  • acknowledging and analysing the relationship between cultures, values, and practices of religious, social, and political institutions.