Course Description

Course Name

Introduction to Religion

Session: VRMS3120

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Overview

This course gives students an introductory exposure to various religions of the world as seen from the perspective of the academic study of religion. It takes an objective and non-sectarian approach and is intented to inform rather than to persuade. The course assumes that students ara capable of understanding worldviews and value systems different from thier own and that sympathetic exposure to such alternatives is both an integral part of a university education and an essential component of functioning as a responsible citizen of the 21st century.

*Course content subject to change