WR-130: Introduction to the Academic Study of Religion (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Intro to the Study of Religion
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Explores the spiritual impulse as reflected in non-traditional as well as traditional contexts. Examines various aspects of religions that influence both individuals and cultures including the nature of ultimate reality and its communication through symbols, rituals, scriptures, religious experiences, prophets, and sages. All of these religious phenomena will be considered in light of the contemporary influences of globalization, science, and environmental challenges.

ENG-131 eligible
MTA Categories
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Humanities and Fine Arts

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

Determined by department

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2016 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.