Religions of the World   [Archived Catalog]
2015-2016 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

REL 100 - Religions of the World

An interdisciplinary study of multiple world religions in their cultural, historical and political context. Students will investigate topics including belief structures, ritual systems, sacred literature, social dimensions and historical development of various religious traditions. The course will include identification and comparison of key aspects of religion across traditions. Fulfills one of the Foundation - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Fulfills Cultures - World Perspectives. Offered every semester.

Credits: 3