Course Catalog - 2017-2018

     

RELI 508 - ANGELS, POWERS, & MONSTERS

Long Title: ANGELS, POWERS, AND MONSTERS
Department: Religion
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Description: "Every time a bell rings an angel gets its wings." Course examines the natures, roles, physical appearances, and functions ascribed to the intermediate beings (angels, powers, and monsters) in western thought from the Ancient Near East to the modern Period, in both academic and popular opinion. Additional readings, research, and additional paper required in RELI 508. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: RELI 326. Mutually Exclusive: Credit cannot be earned for both RELI 508 and RELI 326.