Professional and Continuing Studies

Courses - In Development

World Religions

This course is an introduction to a variety of the world’s religious traditions, such as Buddhism, Hinduism, Indigenous Traditions, Christianity, Islam, and Taoism.  We examine origins, beliefs, practices, sacred texts, and historical and cultural aspects.  Special attention will be given to Christianity and Catholicism.  We will also examine St. Augustine’s life and ideas using various sources.  Satisfies the first institutional requirement in religious and theological studies. Fulfills RTS in LS Core.

School

Liberal Arts

Program

Religious and Theological Studies

Course Number

RTS1010C

Section

A

Credits

4

Type

Hybrid

Days / Time

Tues 6 p.m. - 9:50 p.m.

Start – End Dates

01/16/2020 - 05/08/2020

Student Registration Link

https://mymack.merrimack.edu/ics/myMack_Home/

Other Registration Link

https://gps.merrimack.edu/register/?id=b96013c5-f562-4765-a45f-63cf14a503fc