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Unit Overview: Humanism

National Curriculum

Why is Humanism not a religion?


10 lessons

What is a human?

In this lesson, we are going to introduce some key beliefs that Humanists hold. These include where humans come from and the qualities that make humans special. We will learn the terms theism, atheism and agnosticism and relate these to Humanist beliefs.

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Can I plan an essay about Humanism?

In this lesson we are going to put all of our knowledge together to write a plan for an essay about Humanism. To help us, we are going to watch an interview with a Humanist philosopher to discuss some key questions about Humanism.

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