Examines shamanism as it is practiced in various cultures around the world. Students will be introduced to the shamanic cosmologies, values and world views of different tribal societies and use participant-observation to explore different styles of shamanic journeying. Core shamanism and the interface of shamanism and modern medicine and psychotherapy will be explored. Prerequisite: WR 121 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores, and ATH 103 or instructor permission. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
Distance Education: Web Course Information
- From the Instructor:
- Student grades will be based on discussion posts, 3 short papers, and multiple choice quizzes and a final exam.
- Course Specific Requirements:
- Introduction to Shamanism by Thomas DuBois. Oxford University Press. 2009. students should have college level reading and writing skills
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
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- 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|
|16860 WEB »||-||04-Jan-2016 thru 19-Mar-2016|
Instructor: Mary M Courtis
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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