Many educational books and digital resources are published each year to support qualifications. To help you find the right resource for your students, we work with publishers to ensure that their textbooks align with our specifications using our approval process.

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The textbooks included below for GCSE Religious Studies by Hodder Education and Oxford University Press are now AQA approved.

You can order AQA-approved textbooks directly from the publishers. You don't need to buy approved textbooks in order to teach our specifications.

AQA GCSE (9-1) Religious Studies Specification A

AQA GCSE (9-1) Religious Studies Specification A

Authors: Lesley Parry, Jan Hayes, and Sheila Butler
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN-13: 9781471866852
Price: £19.99
Publication date: May 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Buddhism

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Buddhism

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor), Kevin James and author Nagapriya
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837032-1
Price: £17.99
Publication date: 21 November 2016
Digital version available: November 2016


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Christianity

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Christianity

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor), Marianne Fleming, Peter Smith, David Worden
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837033-8
Price: £17.99
Publication date: April 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Hinduism

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Hinduism

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor), Mary Horsley
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837035-2
Price: £17.99
Publication date: June 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Islam

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Islam

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor), Marianne Fleming, Peter Smith, David Worden
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837034-5
Price: £17.99
Publication date: June 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Judaism

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Judaism

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor) Marianne Fleming, Peter Smith, David Worden
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837036-9
Price: £17.99
Publication date: September 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Mark’s Gospel

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Mark’s Gospel

Authors: Francis Loftus. Series editor Cynthia Bartlett
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837039-0
Price: £10.50
Publication date: September 2016 - out now
Digital version available: September 2016


AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Sikhism

AQA GCSE Religious Studies A: Sikhism

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett, Marianne Fleming, Peter Smith, David Worden
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837037-6
Price: £17.99
Publication date: October 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now


AQA GCSE Religious Studies B: Catholic Christianity with Islam and Judaism

AQA GCSE Religious Studies B: Catholic Christianity with Islam and Judaism

Authors: Cynthia Bartlett (series editor), Peter Wallace, Marianne Fleming, Peter Smith, David Worden
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-837038-3
Price: £28.50
Publication date: June 2016 - out now
Digital version - out now