Sep 23, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

REL 265 World Religions



This course provides an introduction to the study of the world’s religions. This course will introduce students to the basic methodologies used in the academic study of religions while examining a number of major religious traditions in the contemporary world.  Religious traditions surveyed in the course may include Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism, Judaism, Christianity, Islam and indigenous religions. The course examines key religious beliefs and practices, including how religious cultures understand and interact with natural and cultural worlds.

3 credit hours