Units of Study

RLST2625 - Creativity, Art and the Spiritual

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Christopher Humphrey Hartney
Phone: +61 2 9351 2367
Email: christopher.hartney@sydney.edu.au


An investigation into the various ways in which the arts - music, dance, literature and visual art - relate to religious life. Lectures and tutorials will introduce students to the world of religion and art in the traditions of China, India, the Middle East and Europe. The interpretation will particularly focus upon the way a people's understanding of the sacred shapes the significance they give to the arts.


1x3000wd essay (60%), 1x1000wd tutorial paper (40%)


1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


12 junior credit points from Studies in Religion




  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney