World Religions (Diversity)
College of Liberal Arts
The beliefs, practices, and history of the world's religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism, and other traditions such as Native American Religion and African Traditional Religion.
Goals and Diversity
MN Goal Course
MN Goal Designation(s)
Describe the central beliefs, history, and ways of life of several major world religions.
Describe the difference between a normative (faith-based) approach to the study of religion and the academic study of religion.
Analyze key aspects of the interaction between religion and other aspects of human experience (for example: culture, politics, gender, race, and socio-economic class).
Analyze the role of religion in shaping local, national, and global issues.