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 Full 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.
4189 Full 01/25/2021-04/09/2021 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.
4433 Open 03/08/2021-05/03/2021 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.
7037 Open 01/11/2021-05/03/2021 Tue 5:30P- 6:45 Porter Campus
Hybrid - Remote
ZOOM Steven Meigs 3.00
This class meets remotely on the days and times listed in the schedule by utilizing technology (zoom or the big blue button) through canvas. The remainder of the course is delivered with online assignments and activities. A webcam and microphone are needed for this class.
7919 Open 03/08/2021-05/03/2021 Online
Online
Derrick Blackman 3.00 45.00
This course is available through CANVAS any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility, no set meeting schedule. A webcam and microphone may be needed for this class.