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An education in Religion and Worldviews
An education in Religion and Worldviews

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This free course was written by Suzanne Newcombe with important input from Carrie Alderton, Amy Ark, Phil Champain, Sarah Harvey, Anna Lockley-Scott and Kathryn Wright.

This OpenLearn course was sponsored by Culham St Gabriel’s Trust [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] as part of collaborative partnership grant between the Faith and Belief Forum, The Open University’s Religious Studies Department and Inform entitled “Promoting the Exploration of Religion and Worldviews in Schools (2021-2022).”

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‘Nobody Stands Nowhere’: Film by Emily Downe, created in partnership with Culham St Gabriel’s Trust and Canterbury Christ Church University. Courtesy also Theos Think Tank

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