PHI 115 World Religions – West

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: ENG 090

Introduces the student to the common and different concepts predominant in the major world religions. Includes sociological, political, psychological, and philosophical aspects of a variety of belief systems. Focuses on the concept of religion as a cultural system, and a way that people make sense of a complex world. Particular emphasis is placed on how myths, legends, and folk tales reveal religious concerns.