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TH 222 - World Religions


This course describes the world’s major religions and compares them with Christianity. It acquaints the student with historical and literary aspects of Hindu and Buddhist thought, then moves to Western religions, concluding with a consideration of inter-religious dialogue.

Assignment Overview
  • Assignments: Varied throughout the term
  • Interactivity: Discussion Boards
  • Final Assessment: Final Paper


Course Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Compare and contrast the major themes of seven traditional religions, including indigenous religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese traditional religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.
  • Identify the historical changes these religions have experienced.
  • Evaluate the role of selected spiritual leaders in each of these traditions.


Credits: 3



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