WR-240: Myths and Symbols: Deciphering the Messages of Sacred Traditions

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Myths & Symbols:Deciphering
Credit Hours
3.00
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Pre-requisites
WR-130 or WR-131, grade "C" or better
Course Description

Introduces the academic study of religious myths. Examines spiritual and religious perspectives of cultures as sources of myths. Analyzes symbols, themes, and plots, enabling the student to identify common characteristics and patterns in myths originating in various cultures and religions throughout human history.

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
Other Details

Determined by department

Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624, lainfo@hfcc.edu, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201
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.