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
3 semester credits
Guaranteed to transfer to our partner colleges and universities.* See Partners
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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:
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.
Hi Tamara We offer the "Many Ways to Learn" model in our courses, so you have multiple instructors to learn from on each concept. At times, it is helpful to hear and see the concept explained from more than one instructor. That's what makes Sophia courses a nice change from a traditional instructor-led classroom format. Congratulations on completing the course!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Kristi We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the course. We have a team of supportive Learning Coaches here to assist students who may struggle with a course. We hope to have another chance to work with you in a future course. Thank you.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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