Examines the major religions of the world, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese religions, Christianity, Judaism, and Islam. Attention is given to their founders and history, myths and doctrines, rituals and traditions, and social and personal ethics. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).


Distance Education: Web Course Information

CRN 34612

From the Instructor:
This course has a very simple theme. We will study the tenants, holy books and practices of eight of the worlds religions. Each chapter of our text will be supplemented with the holy book of that religion. We will use www.sacred-texts.com as the website for our religious texts, but you are welcome to use any site or translations you might find.
Course Specific Requirements:
Your grade is a compilation of weekly quizzes, summaries of sacred texts, postings and responses to fellow students. There is also an extra credit project. Our text is: The Worlds Religions by Hudson Smith.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
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  CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
WEB » 34612 - 23-Jun-2014 thru 16-Aug-2014
Instructor: Mark Woolman
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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