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Approaches to Studying Religions

Sophia’s Approaches to Studying Religion Pathway helps you gain mastery of the basic concepts integral to the study of religion and understand how these concepts apply in real world situation. In this Pathway, you will explore key components of religions as they apply to a range of different belief systems and will explore the role of religion in modern society. Full Description

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Sophia's Approaches to Studying Religion course helps you gain mastery of the basic concepts integral to the study of religion and understand how these concepts apply in real world situations. In this course, you will explore key components of religions as they apply to a range of different belief systems and will explore the role of religion in modern society.

In Sophia's Approaches to Studying Religion course, you will complete a series of assessments comprised of 12 Challenge assessments and 4 Milestone assessments tied to the following learning outcomes:

  • Investigate the Major Approaches to Studying Religion
  • Identify Common Elements of Religions
  • Analyze Religion's Impact on Individuals, Society, and the World
  • Evaluate Social, Ethical, and Cultural topics through the lens of religion

The Approaches to Studying Religion course provides you access to Sophia's Many Ways learning model. This model provides you with multiple teachers and various instructional styles for each learning objective. With this unique model, you can find a method that appeals to your individual learning preference.

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106 Student Reviews
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by Audrey K. on April 29, 2016
Great experience! I was able to work at my own pace and finished waaaay sooner than expected. The Live chat Rep's are pretty amazing as well!!!
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by Saundra F. on April 27, 2016
The course was very interesting
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by Penny T. on April 26, 2016
Very informative. I learned a lot about religion I did not know. My first class with Sophia. I enjoyed the self paced course. Was my first one online and it was very user friendly. Trust me if I can do it...anyone can. Thank you Penny
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by Michelle R. on April 17, 2016
Very good information
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by Monica M. on April 10, 2016
This course was a lot of fun and very interesting to learn about all different types of religions.
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by Kaitlin O. on April 9, 2016
Good course
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by Cory M. on April 4, 2016
good site
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by Amanda R. on April 4, 2016
Love the option of a self-paced course.

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