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Introducing Religions of the World - RST1501

Under Graduate Degree Semester module NQF level: 5 Credits: 12
Module presented in English Module presented online
Purpose: The purpose of this module is to provide an introduction into the religions of the world, more specifically the following clusters: African indigenous religion(s), Abrahamic/Semitic religions (Judaism, Christianity and Islam), Asian religions (Hinduism and Buddhism) and contemporary religious movements. Students who successfully complete this module will be able to reflect upon this foundational knowledge within public and professional spaces that are multi-religious and multi-cultural in nature, and within selective social and political issues that are religious in nature.