Intro to Academic Study of Religion

Subject
Religion (REL)
Course Designator
REL.111
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
2020FA
Official Course Description

Major forms of world religions, religious activity, and experience studied as an essential element of human life. Dimensions of the academic study of religion covered include myth, meaning, ritual, symbolism, traditions, religious social institutions, comparative religious study, the sacred, civil religion, religious art, and the social creation of moral ideologies. Prerequisites: none

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned REL.111 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2020 Fall (August-December)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
REL.111.H01
Synonym
61938
Location
Harrison Campus
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
ITV
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:25 PM
Harrison Main Building
ITV Room 253
Instructor
Vicki Wiltse
Seats Available
12 of 14
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Course is cross-listed with SSC.111 and combined via ITV with REL.111.M01.
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Section Name
REL.111.M01
Synonym
61941
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
ITV
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:25 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
I.T.V. Classroom 262
Instructor
Vicki Wiltse
Seats Available
10 of 24
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This course is combined via ITV with REL.111.H01.
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Section Name
REL.111.W01
Synonym
61935
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 31 December 18
Online Course
Instructor
Lucas Lockard
Seats Available
2 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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2021 Winter (January-May)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
REL.111.H01
Synonym
63210
Location
Harrison Campus
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
ITV
Monday, Wednesday 8:30 AM – 9:50 AM
Harrison Main Building
ITV Room 253
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
5 of 5
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Please note that this class is scheduled at the same time at another location(s). Your instructor will be physically in the room part of the semester and virtually on screen the rest. This course is crosslisted with REL.111.M01, SSC.111.H01, and SSC. 111.M01
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Section Name
REL.111.M01
Synonym
63211
Location
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
ITV
Monday, Wednesday 8:30 AM – 9:50 AM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
I.T.V. Classroom 262
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
9 of 10
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Please note that this class is scheduled at the same time at another location(s). Your instructor will be physically in the room part of the semester and virtually on screen the rest. This course is crosslisted with REL.111.H01, SSC.111.H01, and SSC. 111.M01
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Section Name
REL.111.W01
Synonym
62851
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Online Course
WEB
Online ONLINE
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
21 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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