Units of Study
RLST1002 - A History of God, Deities and Demons
Semester 2, 2014 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Iain Gardner
Phone: +61 2 9351 4484
This unit is a general introduction to the history of religions, beginning with the emergence of religion in pre-literate societies as evidenced in art and archaeology. It then studies the ancient religions of Egypt and Mesopotamia, Persia, India, China, Israel, Greece and Rome; before turning to the growth and spread of world religions such as Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Buddhism. Students are expected to specialise in traditions and themes of their own choice in writing essays.
1x1000wd take-home paper (30%), 1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x500wd early feedback (definition and referencing style) (10%), 1x1000wd tutorial presentation (20%)
2x1-hr lectures/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week
Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.
Lecture for RLST1002
|Class||A History of God, Deities and Demons|
|Session||Semester 2 2014|
|Location||Carslaw Lecture Theatre 273 F07|
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