Units of Study

RLST2605 - Christianity and the Medieval World

Semester 2, 2011  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Carole Cusack

Description

This unit examines the history of Christianity from the late Roman Empire to the close of the Middle Ages. A survey of the chief landmarks of the Christian religion in its social setting, in terms of its significant beliefs, experiences and diverse cultural
expressions. A tutorial hour will be devoted to an exploration of some major philosophical and theological themes from Late Antique Christianity to the Middle Ages.

Assessments

1x2000wd essay (40%), 1x1500wd take home exam (35%) and tutorial presentation (25%)

Textbooks

Course Reader

Classes

2x1-hr lectures/week and 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Assumed Knowledge

12 Junior credit points of Studies in Religion or their equivalent to be assessed by the department

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