Religion Major

Intended Learning Outcomes

Students will demonstrate:

  1. knowledge of subject – advanced knowledge of the beliefs and practices of one religious tradition; basic knowledge of the beliefs and practices of a second religious tradition;
  2. knowledge of approaches – knowledge of diverse methods available for studying religion, including methods for study of sacred texts, methods for study of normative religious ideas, and methods for study of the historical and cultural contexts of religious life; and
  3. ability to communicate – ability to form, evaluate, and communicate critical and normative interpretations of religious life and thought.

April 2008