Prerequisites may include math , reading, and writing. Texts, Rituals and Believers. An exploration of Asia's major religions and philosophies, such as Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism, Taoism, Islam, Christianity, Confucianism, Shinto and Shamanism, in association with social institutions. Religious studies classes generally discuss issues of theology and philosophy , as well as particular aspects of sacred texts. We welcome applications from students with non-conventional qualifications and usually determine suitability for the programme on the basis of an interview.
ASIA2004 (v.1) Asian Religion and Philosophy
This course explores some of the classic literature of the Asian religions, Hinduism, Buddhism and Daoism, and also considers some of the ways that this literature has been interpreted in the modern period in both Asian and Western film and literature. Up to two-thirds of coursework is completed in the social sciences sociology or anthropology. This is to be used as a guide only. Much recent fiction, film, and theory are concerned with representing the internet and online environments. An undergraduate degree in philosophy challenges a person to think carefully and clearly about this entire array of issues in a way that no other undergraduate major does. The choice of taught modules available are:
The University of Tampa - Tampa, Florida - Philosophy and Religion
The information on the programme page reflects the intended programme structure against the given academic session. My experience here of studying Buddhism and Taoism was highly inspiring. We will closely examine Voltaire's Treatise on Tolerance and John Locke's A Letter Concerning Toleration and consider these in light of the emerging philosophical tradition and in contrast with the missionary texts that, we will see, pave the way for some of the ideas contained within these works. The young are often sacrificial lambs for the older generation. What is the relationship between religion and modernity, faith and ethics, reality and the supernatural, observable phenomena and invisible causes? Work, internship, or research experience is highly desirable, but not a requirement.
The University will not increase the Tuition Fee you are charged during the course of an academic year. In this course, I have been able develop an in-depth understanding of the subject and necessary research methodologies. Methods, Aims, Debates Philosophy is a various and contested discipline, about which we can and should ask metaphilosophical questions: Other Departments have also at times hosted research relating to Buddhism, including Music and Comparative Human Development. Depending on the degree program, students may required to do an internship in a ministry or church setting. Areas of practice include administration, chaplaincy, counseling , ministry, public relations , and research.