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REL 220

Introduction to Christianity

This course is a survey of Christianity. Students will be introduced to distinctively Christian beliefs and practices, its history, institutions, and foundational texts, and its cultural and social influences. An important focus will be three major episodes in Christian thought: the Arian Controversy, the Reformation in Western Christianity, and contemporary developments such as Liberation Theology and Feminist Theology.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1
Liberal Studies: LL

Prerequisites

None

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

None

Custom Requisites

None

Mentioned in the Following Calendar Pages

*List may not include courses that are on a common table shared between programs.

Religious Studies

  • REL 100
    Introduction to Religious Studies
  • REL 101
    Introduction to World Religions
  • REL 200
    Introduction to Hinduism and Buddhism
  • REL 205
    Introduction to Sikhism
  • REL 210
    Introduction to Chinese Religions
  • REL 215
    Introduction to Judaism
  • REL 220
    Introduction to Christianity
  • REL 225
    Introduction to Islam
  • REL GEN
    1 Religious Studies Generic Credit