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Religion

REL 120 - Exploring World Religions

This course is a comparative study of the world's major religious traditions. The basic beliefs of Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam will be explored. A comparative framework for religious studies will be provided, and essential differences between Eastern and Western religions will be noted. Literary texts and iconographic images will be studied as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
81061 001 F2F M-W-F-- 02:00-02:50 PM 08/18/14-12/12/14 CC 338 Bevell Hull M 14 of 35
81063 002 F2F M-W-F-- 10:00-10:50 AM 08/18/14-12/12/14 GP 101 Hoare T Full
81069 003 F2F -T-R--- 08:00-09:15 AM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CC 338 Hoare T Full
81071 350 ONLNE ------- - 08/18/14-12/12/14 Online Robertson M Full
81072 351 ONLNE ------- - 08/18/14-12/12/14 Online Robertson M Full

REL 120H - HON: Exploring World Religions

One-credit hour honors contract is available to qualified students who have an interest in a more thorough investigation of a topic related to this subject. An honors contract may incorporate research, a paper, or project and includes individual meetings with a faculty mentor. Student must be currently enrolled in the regular section of the courses or have completed it the previous semester. Contact the Honors Program Office, COM 201, for more information.

Credit Hours: 1

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
81528 01H F2F ------- - 08/18/14-12/12/14 COM 201 TBA 3 of 3

REL 125 - Religions of the East

Religions of the East is a detailed examination of the rich and diverse religious traditions of India, Tibet, China and Japan. Students will explore the histories, mutual influences, beliefs, and practices of Hinduism, Buddhism, the Jain religion, the Sikh religion, Confucianism, Daoism, the Tibetan religions, and Shinto, stressing the characteristics they share, as well as those that differentiate them from each other and from Western religions. Primary and secondary texts, as well as the iconographic and artistic traditions of these religions, will be examined as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
81074 001 F2F ---R--- 06:00-08:50 PM 08/21/14-12/12/14 CC 338 Stockton W 25 of 35

REL 126 - Religions of the West

Religions of the West is a detailed examination of the rich and diverse religious traditions that originated in the ancient Near East (Judaism, Christianity, Islam), examples of indigenous traditions of Africa and North America, and examples of "alternative religions" of modern/contemporary Western culture. The student will explore the histories, cultural influences, beliefs and practices of these religions, stressing the characteristics that they share and those that differentiate them, both from one another and from the religious traditions of South and East Asian cultures. The primary texts, as well as the iconographic and artistic traditions of these religions, will be examined as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
81077 001 F2F -T-R--- 02:00-03:15 PM 08/19/14-12/12/14 CC 338 MacArthur S 17 of 35

Religion

REL 120 - Exploring World Religions

This course is a comparative study of the world's major religious traditions. The basic beliefs of Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam will be explored. A comparative framework for religious studies will be provided, and essential differences between Eastern and Western religions will be noted. Literary texts and iconographic images will be studied as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
60370 001 F2F MTWR--- 12:30-01:45 PM 06/02/14-07/24/14 CC 338 MacArthur S Closed
60371 350 ONLNE ------- - 06/02/14-07/24/14 Online Robertson M Closed
60372 351 ONLNE ------- - 06/02/14-07/24/14 Online Robertson M Closed

REL 126 - Religions of the West

Religions of the West is a detailed examination of the rich and diverse religious traditions that originated in the ancient Near East (Judaism, Christianity, Islam), examples of indigenous traditions of Africa and North America, and examples of "alternative religions" of modern/contemporary Western culture. The student will explore the histories, cultural influences, beliefs and practices of these religions, stressing the characteristics that they share and those that differentiate them, both from one another and from the religious traditions of South and East Asian cultures. The primary texts, as well as the iconographic and artistic traditions of these religions, will be examined as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
60374 001 F2F MTWR--- 09:30-10:45 AM 06/02/14-07/24/14 CC 338 MacArthur S Closed
Note! The spring schedule displayed is an historical record of the spring 2014 semester. The spring 2015 schedule of classes will be available online in October of 2014.

Religion

REL 120 - Exploring World Religions

This course is a comparative study of the world's major religious traditions. The basic beliefs of Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam will be explored. A comparative framework for religious studies will be provided, and essential differences between Eastern and Western religions will be noted. Literary texts and iconographic images will be studied as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk. N

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

Outline
 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10453 001 F2F M-W-F-- 09:00-09:50 AM 01/13/14-05/16/14 CC 338 Bevell Hull M Closed
10454 002 F2F -T-R--- 08:00-09:15 AM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CC 338 Hoare T Closed
10455 003 F2F -T-R--- 12:30-01:45 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 CC 338 Hoare T Closed
10456 350 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Robertson M Closed
10457 351 ONLNE ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 Online Robertson M Closed

REL 120H - HON: Exploring World Religions

One-credit hour honors contract is available to qualified students who have an interest in a more thorough investigation of a topic related to this subject. An honors contract may incorporate research, a paper, or project and includes individual meetings with a faculty mentor. Student must be currently enrolled in the regular section of the courses or have completed it the previous semester. Contact the Honors Program Office, COM 201, for more information.

Credit Hours: 1

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
13138 01H F2F ------- - 01/13/14-05/16/14 COM 201 TBA Closed

REL 125 - Religions of the East

Religions of the East is a detailed examination of the rich and diverse religious traditions of India, Tibet, China and Japan. Students will explore the histories, mutual influences, beliefs, and practices of Hinduism, Buddhism, the Jain religion, the Sikh religion, Confucianism, Daoism, the Tibetan religions, and Shinto, stressing the characteristics they share, as well as those that differentiate them from each other and from Western religions. Primary and secondary texts, as well as the iconographic and artistic traditions of these religions, will be examined as appropriate. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: or Corequisite: RDG 126 or College Reading Readiness

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
10458 001 F2F -T-R--- 03:30-04:45 PM 01/14/14-05/16/14 GEB 317 Hoare T Closed
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Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
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