WR-237: Buddhism (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Explores the history, development, theology and practices of the religious traditions of Buddhism. Provides an introduction to the role of ‘The Buddha’ and his teachings. Special attention is paid to the Four Noble Truths, The Three Jewels, The Three Baskets, and the evolution of Theravada Buddhism and Mahayana Buddhism. Describes the relationship of Buddhism to modern societies and the impact of Buddhism upon Euro-American culture.

WR-233, grade "C" or better
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
Portfolio Review
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.