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History of Religious Thought
HIST REL THGHT
CLASS CODE: PHIL 204 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: LANGUAGE & LETTERS
DEPARTMENT: HUMANITIES & PHILOSOPHY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course fulfills a General Education - Social Science requirement.

DESCRIPTION: A survey of the development of Christian religious thought from Christ to the modern era.
TAUGHT: Summer European Tour
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Ancient Roman History, Byzantine Empire, Islam, Histories of Germany, Turkey, France,and England. The Satyricon, Excerpts from "The Confessions of St. Augustine," and "The Koran". "The Song of the Seeress," Canterbury tales, Candide, and "The Praise of Folly".
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. To gain an overview perspective of the history and religion of Christianity from the Roman empire onward.

2. To use samples of great literature of history so that we better understand the history and religion we are learning about.

3. To explore our cultural heritage through study, analysis, and discussion.
REQUIREMENTS: Class Discussion
Quizzes
Objective and Essay Exams
PREREQUISITES:
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: January 1991