Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2015

     

RELI 124 002 (CRN: 24318)

RELIGION & ART OF HAPPINESS

Long Title: RELIGION AND THE ART OF HAPPINESS
Department: Religion
Instructor: Clements, Niki K.
Meeting: 1:00PM - 1:50PM MWF HUM 117 (12-JAN-2015 - 24-APR-2015) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 33
Section Enrolled: 33
Enrollment data as of: 4-AUG-2020 4:06PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
 
Description: Students at Rice University consistently self-report as "happiest" by rankings like the Princeton Review. Course analyzes what we mean when we talk about "happiness" in the study of religion, assessing the role of community, habits, meaning, and positive thinking in religious and psychological texts, as well as lived experience.