REL 105: World Religions

Class Program
Credits 4
Liberal Education Core
This course is an introduction to the academic study of religion, covering both major world religious traditions and the study of religion in general. Students will investigate the origins, beliefs, values and practices of religions from different times and cultures and will learn scholarly techniques to analyze, contextualize and compare these various religions. Emphasis is placed on understanding different religions as social-historical phenomena.
Semester Offered
Offered fall of even-numbered years