Units of Study

RLST4011 - Religious Studies Honours A

Semester 2, 2013  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Jay Johnston

Description

The Honours program in Studies in Religion consists of a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff and two semester seminars that meet weekly for two hours. The thesis should be of 20000 words in length. Each seminar requires 10000 words of written work or its equivalent. The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%. The following seminars are on offer in 2013:
Semester 1-Method and Theory in the Study of Religion
Semester 2-Pilgrimage in the Great Traditions

Assessments

1x20000wd thesis (60%), 2x10000wd or equivalent of written works for 2 seminars (40%)

Textbooks

Kees Bolle, The Enticement of Religion. University of Notre Dame Press, 2002

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week

Prerequisites

Credit average in 48 senior credit points of Studies in Religion

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