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
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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 Jessica - thanks for your feedback. Many students find that the written tutorials, along with the transcripted video tutorial for each unit are a nice companion tool for the instructor(s) video lessons. Hearing it and then reading it can help solidify the key terms you need to know for the unit assessments. We hope to see you again in a future Sophia course.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Congratulations on your recent course completion! The 25 questions that form the ID Verification Milestone are alternate versions of questions you answered on the various unit Milestones in the course. They can be taken from any/all units of the course, so a thorough course review is a good way to be prepared for the final ID Verification Milestone.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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