Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
|UoN Broken Bay Instit - Online||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
This course provides an introduction to the principal features of the world's major religions through reference to key events, characters, beliefs and related phenomena. With regard to each tradition, there will be a focus on both historical and contemporary events relevant to the understanding of religion today.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the key events, characters and beliefs of the religions being studied
2. Critically analyse key developments within religious traditions and their relevance for today
3. Employ investigative methodologies appropriate to the study of religion
4. Demonstrate research, writing and information literacy skills relevant to theology religious studies
The course introduces students to the world’s major religious traditions.
Students who have previously completed IRES3120 will not be permitted to enrol in RELI1010. Other first-year and upper-level options are available for these students.
Modes of Delivery
Distance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term