Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Explores the religions of Asia, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism, Confucianism, and Shinto. Includes readings of sacred texts and scholarly literature. Focuses on the founders and history, myths and doctrines, rituals and traditions, and social and personal ethics for each tradition. 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 34386

From the Instructor:
Welcome to the exploration of religions in Asia. Your instructor is Martha Bailey. Martha has taught both Asian Philosophy and Asian Religions, and is incoming chair of the Asian Studies Committee.
Course Specific Requirements:
There are no materials to buy for this class. All materials will come from the PCC Library collections, and are fully accessible online. The first week activities for this class must be completed by the end of the day on Friday, June 24, in order not to be dropped from the class. You will be given the option to do some in-person exploration of religious locations, but you can complete the class successfully without ever doing so.
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.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learners:
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CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
34386 WEB » - 20-Jun-2016 thru 03-Sep-2016
Instructor: Martha J Bailey
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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