World Religions

Permission Required:
No
Distribution:
Religion
Prerequisite:
(ENC0021 and REA0011)
Credits:
3.00 Credits
Lecture:
3.00 Hours

Course Description:

This course is designed to provide a comparative study and exploration of the world's religions. Students will reflect on the nature of religious experience and on the main themes and forms through which religious experience finds expression. Dimensions of human involvement, the historical context, ritual practices, the meaning of human existence, the dialogue process, and appreciation of diversity will be addressed. Indigenous traditions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Jainism, Sikhism, Taoism, Shinto, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, new religious movements, and challenges to religion will be explored. This course satisfies the Gordon Rule writing requirement.

PHSC Course Schedule: World Religions

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Spring 2021
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
4161 Open 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Kenneth Slattery 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
4188 Open 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
William Poynor 3.00 45.00
This class is available through canvas any time through the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.
Fall 2020
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Campus Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
2312 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Christopher Martinez 3.00 45.00
4155 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
William Poynor 3.00 45.00
7065 Full 08/24/2020-12/11/2020 Online
Online
Steven Meigs 3.00 45.00