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Religious Studies, Philosophy, and Ethics films

Annual Membership is only £59 allowing you access to 38 streamed films specifically made for core specifications of A Level Religious Studies, Philosophy & Ethics.

Extensive Teaching Resources and Classroom Activities accompany each film.

Membership entitles all your students access to the 38 films in the classroom, in their own time, or at home.

Written and directed by subject specialists delivering exactly what your students need, including ‘for and against’ arguments.

Sumptuously and professionally produced films that will long remain in your students’ minds, more stimulating than PowerPoint or textbooks.

Infinitely adaptable with some films relevant to GCSE.

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WHAT’S INCLUDED

The films are broken down into topics and titles. Please see below for a list of what’s included in each title. You can also get a detailed idea on the individual film pages. Each film is accompanied by extensive Teachers’ Notes, timed coded Scripts and classroom activities.

Ethical Theory 1 Films

Metaethics

  • What kind of statements are moral claims?
  • GE Moore – Intuitionism, simplicity and ‘yellow’
  • AJ Ayer  – Emotivism Yah/Boo, Hare Prescriptivism
  • Criticisms and counter arguments

Situation Ethics

  • Situation Ethics in context – Agape
  • Legalism, Antinomianism and Middle Way
  • 6 Propositions and 4 Working Principles
  • Criticisms

Kantian Ethics

  • A priori, Analytic – a posteriori, Synthetic
  • Principles of Categorical Imperative
  • Postulates of Practical Reasoning
  • Criticisms and counter arguments

Ethical Theory 2 Films

Virtue Ethics

  • Virtue as opposed to duty based and consequentialist theories
  • Homeric virtues and Arete
  • Aristotle’s  virtues, Golden Mean and Eudaimonia
  • Alisdair MacIntyre ‘After Virtue’, Elizabeth Anscombe &  Philippa Foot.
  • Criticisms

Natural Law

  • Natural Law at Nuremberg war trials
  • Roots in Aristotle and Cicero
  • Aquinas’ kidnap – Primary and Secondary Precepts
  • Interior and exterior acts, motive and consequences, Double effect, ut in pluribus, proportionalism

Utilitarianism

  • Epicurus and the pursuit of happiness
  • Bentham and the Hedonic Calculus, quantity
  • Mill, Rule Utilitarianism, strong and weak varieties, liberty and freedom
  • Criticisms of utilitarianism

Life After Death Films

  • The search for Immortality: Materialism, Dualism, Monism
  • Resurrection of the Body
  • Immortality of the Soul

  • Reincarnation
  • Parapsychology

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

Problem of Evil Films

  • Theodicy
  • Natural/Moral evil
  • Augustinian Theodicy
  • Irenaean Theodicy Hick
  • Process Theodicy
  • Monism
  • Freewill Defence
  • Protest Theodicy
  • The Holocaust

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

Christianity Films

  • The Jewish cultural and religious background to Christianity
  • Trinity and Incarnation: Arian Controversy Nicene Creed
  • Atonement Theories: Ransom, Satisfaction, Penal Substitution theories and Christus Victor
  • Dare to Know: Differing perspectives of Barth and Hick

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

Abortion Films

  • History of: Aristotle, Ensoulment, Quickening, Born Alive Rule
  • Pro-choice, Pro-life, Personhood, Viability
  • Churches’ views, Sanctity of Life, The Principle of Double Effect

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

Environmental Ethics Films

  • Dominion/Domination, The Scientific Method, Rise of Environmentalism
  • Stewardship (OT/NT), Biodiversity
  • End-time Theology, Climate Change

  • Rainforests, Native American Indians, Activism

Teaching Resources  & Teaching Ideas

War and Peace Films

  • Holy War, The Crusades
  • Just War Theory
  • The Priest who blessed the bomb WMD
  • Conscientious objection

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

Sex and Ethics Films

  • Sex and the theory of Natural Law
  • Sex as interpreted by Situation Ethics
  • A utilitarian approach to matters of sexual ethics
  • A Kantian approach to sex

Teaching Resources & Teaching Ideas

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