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PHIL 300 Introduction to World Religions

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Course Description

Comparative study of the origins, beliefs, practices, art, and rituals of the world’s major religious traditions: Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, Islamic, Hindu, Buddhist, Confucian, Taoist, and others. Includes examination of the role of religion in social life as well as the enduring philosophical issues (metaphysical and moral) that religious traditions grapple with.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)