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PHI 323 World Religions: Eastern Tradition (3 credits)

Course Description

A study of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Shinto and Chinese Religions

Learning Results

Upon successful completion of this course:
• The student will have learned the basic history, theology, and ritual traditions of the non-Christian Eastern Religions.
• The student will have learned the basic types of methodology used in religious studies and apply these to interactions with non-Christian Eastern Religions.
• The student will have learned about Christian responses to the faith claims of Eastern Religions.

Textbooks

Learning Documentation

This course consists of six quizzes, two interviews, three site observations, a book reflection, and a research paper.

Learning Evaluation

The quizzes are worth 20 points each, and the interviews, site observations, book reflection, and research paper are worth 100 points each, for a total of 820 points possible.

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