Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2023

     

RELI 111 001 (CRN: 15555)

INTRO AFRICAN RELIGIONS

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO AFRICAN RELIGIONS
Department: Religion
Instructor: Bongmba, Elias K.
Meeting: 4:00PM - 5:15PM TR TBD TBA (21-AUG-2023 - 1-DEC-2023) 
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: 30
Section Enrolled: 10
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 5-JUN-2023 9:52PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
 
Description: Introduction to the structures of African religions through readings. Topics include community, cosmology, ritual, ethical values, magic, witchcraft, spirit possession, contribution to nationalism, social change, religion and art, and transplantation of African Religions in the Americas.