|Course code RELT1020||Units 10||Level 1000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science|
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.
Not available in 2015
|Previously offered in 2014|
|Objectives||On successful 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. Apply methods relevant to the study of religion;
4. Demonstrate writing, research and information technology skills appropriate to studies in religion and theology.
|Content||The course introduces students to the major religious traditions.|
|Transition||Students who have previously completed RELI1010 will not be permitted to enrol in RELT1020. Other first-year and upper-level options are available for these students.|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|