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World Religions (REL101)

Organisational Unit School of Arts
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S2-internal, S2-external
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description In this unit, the differences between spirituality and religion will be examined. The history, development and expression of several world religions will be explored.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 1 hour per week; tutorials: 1 hour per week.
Prerequisites Nil.
Exclusions Students who have successfully completed THE282 World Religions may not enrol in this unit for credit.
Notes This is a University-Wide Breadth Unit. If this unit is taken as a Core or Specified Elective unit in a student's major or minor, it cannot also be used to satisfy the University-Wide Breadth Unit requirement. If taken as a University-Wide Breadth Unit, this unit will contribute to satisfying that Part II requirement of the Bachelor degree, however its credit points will be counted as Part I points; students should note that no more than 30 credit points at Part I may be credited towards course completion requirements.
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Appears in these Minors Religion
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