Course Schedule - Fall 14

     

RELI 605 001 (CRN: 12365)

DEMONS/MENTAL ILLNESS/MEDICINE

Long Title: DEMONS, MENTAL ILLNESS AND MEDICINE
Department: Religion
Instructor: Clements, Niki K.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR RZR 106 (25-AUG-2014 - 5-DEC-2014) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 3
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 19
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 9
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 297) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 24-NOV-2017 10:25AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: Treats complex connections between religious beliefs/practices and formulation of human psychology in western tradition, through a historical reckoning with demonology. Consider the way demons are represented -- from semi-corporeal beings to marks of mental illness -- by looking at texts from the ancient world to modern psychiatry. RELI 605 requires: 7,500-10,000 word research paper and oral presentation. Credit cannot be earned for RELI 605 and RELI 350.