|Introduction to Mormonism|
|CLASS CODE:||REL 100||CREDITS: 2|
|DIVISION:||EDUCATION & HUMAN DEVELOPMENT|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course fulfills a General Education - Religion requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||A survey course of the doctrines, practices and beliefs of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This class is only for those who are not members of the Church or those who have been members less than one year.|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||1. Obtain a basic understanding of the fundamental doctrines and principles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
2. Obtain a clear understanding of the general and local organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
3. Understand the historical events in relation to the revelations given that have significantly influenced The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
4. Increase in tolerance for other beliefs.
5. Increase individual ability to continue to learn and progress on a personal spiritual level outside a formal classroom setting. (Life-long learning)
6. Understand the mission of the formal organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Regular attendance is required. All faculty give assignments, but each determines his/her own combination of text assignments, projects, and tests.|
|PREREQUISITES:||For Non-LDS and new members.|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 1993|