Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

RELI 101 001 (CRN: 14345)

WHAT IS RELIGION?

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF RELIGION
Department: Religion
Instructor: Kripal, Jeffrey J.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 2:50PM MWF HRG 100 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 100
Section Enrolled: 90
Enrollment data as of: 25-OCT-2021 10:12PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
8-DEC-2021  
7:00PM - 10:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: Comparative and interdisciplinary analysis of key elements (including scripture, religious experience, ideas of the divine, religious art and practices) of two Western and two non-Western religions, of the scholarly study of religion, and of the role of religion in the contemporary world.