Filling the need for a clear, solid overview to introduction to religious studies courses, this text is neither too broad nor too narrow chapters explore what religion is and how it is formed and studied religious experience truth claims ethics and moral theology violence and religion social involvement religion and the environment. Overview rels 204 is a junior-level course designed to acquaint students with the major religious traditions of the world, and to the academic discipline of religious studies. U nion college's major in religious studies is designed to help students gather insights from anthropology, art, philosophy, religion and science rel 280. The study of religion at it provides a desirable background for professional ministerial training or for graduate school in religious studies or introduction. Introduction to jewish studies uncg’s jewish studies program is housed in the religious studies department and offers a broad variety of courses ranging from the ancient world through the modern period that cover topics such as the hebrew bible, judaism and gender, jewish philosophy, jewish mysticism, modern jewish ethics.
/ concise introduction to world religions / student resources a concise introduction to world religions: chapter 1 in the context of religious studies,. 1211 introduction to religious experience religious studies or anthropology major or honours, or religious studies concentration with the permission of the. Relig 1100 (iai h5 900) introduction to religion 3 credit hours this course provides a study of religion by examining representative cultural religious phenomena in a.
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1 sample syllabus introduction to religious studies rst 101 fall 2014 mondays and wednesdays, 1:00pm – 2:15pm fh 106 gri office phone: e-mail. Christine hayes is the robert f and patricia ross weis professor of religious studies at yale . Religious studies courses are organized into two categories—religious traditions and critical issues—but students may intro to religion and the arts rels.
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Rels 1301: introduction to religious studies cr 3 (3-0) prerequisite: engl 1304 or equivalent a thematic and comparative approach to the study of religion as an aspect of human experience, including ritual, sacred language, ethics, salvation, and the problem of evil from the perspective of. Rlst 100 - introduction to religious studies an introduction to the academic study of religion a survey of the thought and practices of major world religions the impact of religion on society and culture. The religious studies department at mercyhurst university has the alpha kappa lambda chapter of theta alpha kappa, introduction to religious studies. Current offerings course title cr day time location instructor 95783: rel 2166: 001: intro to religion and ecology: intro to religious studies: 3: tr: 11.Download