Religion in a Changing World
Please note: The course information for next academic year has not yet been updated. Below you will find the course information from last academic year. As soon as we have an update we will immediately change this information.
Nota bene: De cursusbeschrijving voor 2020-2021 is nog niet gereed. Hieronder vind je de cursusbeschrijving van 2019-2020. Als we de cursusbeschrijving van 2019-2020 binnen hebben, zal de informatie zo snel mogelijk aangepast worden.
Religion is everywhere. Knowledge of religion is essential for anyone who wants to understand the world. If you are fascinated by the diversity of religions, their development through history and their meaning today – both in people’s personal lives and in society -, the minor Religion in a Changing World is the right choice as a supplement to your major. The minor includes the selection of two courses on specific religious traditions (Christianity, Islam, Judaism Hinduism, Buddhism, religions of antiquity, new religious movements). Additionally a cluster of introductory courses on the various disciplines involved in the study of religion will be offered, e.g. the comparative, social, anthropological, and psychological approaches. This minor will acquaint students with the tools essential for studying, interpreting and analyzing religion as a (human) phenomenon.
Maximum number of participants: 60
Prospectus number: 5000MRELN
Class number: 1035