Introduction to World Religions

Module Level

8

Time Allowance

Lectures: 10 hours, Assignment: 10 hours, Private study: 20 hours

Assessment

Essay

Module Aims

-To introduce students to a range of world religions

- To equip students with a framework for analyzing other religions

- To examine relationships between world religions

- To provide students with an entry point to further study of world religions

Learning Outcomes

  • Have encountered a broad range of world religions
  • Be familiar with the main beliefs and practices of the major religious traditions
  • Be able to see connections between various religions and denominations
  • Know where to look for further authoritative information