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Course Code: RELS202 Course ID: 3025 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course examines the variety of ways in which religion is found in contemporary American experience. Course content focuses on the changes within traditional historical religions as well as new religious groups which have evolved within American society.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
06/28/2021 - 12/03/2021 12/06/2021 - 01/30/2022 December Fall 2021 Session D 8 Week session
08/31/2021 - 02/04/2022 02/07/2022 - 04/03/2022 February Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session
10/26/2021 - 04/01/2022 04/04/2022 - 05/29/2022 April Spring 2022 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
CO1: Describe the historical development of religion in American life.
CO2: Determine the process of change within both Christian denominations and other religious faiths.
CO3: Discuss and evaluate the relationship between religion, politics and academia.
CO4: Recognize and critique current trends in the American religious experience.

NameGrade %
Forums 45.00 %
Week 1 - Forum - Introduction & Expectations 5.63 %
Week 2 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 3 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 4 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 5 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 6 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 7 - Forum 5.63 %
Week 8 - Forum 5.63 %
Essays 30.00 %
Week 3 - Reflection Paper 15.00 %
Week 5 - Reflection Paper 15.00 %
Week 7 - Annotated Bibliography 25.00 %
Week 7 - Annotated Bibliography 25.00 %

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
CO1: Describe the historical development of religion in American life.
CO2: Determine the process of change within both Christian denominations and other religious faiths.
CO3: Discuss and evaluate the relationship between religion, politics and academia.
CO4: Recognize and critique current trends in the American religious experience.

Book Title:Religion in America, 8th Ed-E-book available in the APUS Online Library. Links provided in the lesson section of the classroom.
ISBN:9780136158172
Publication Info:Routledge Lib
Author:Corrigan
Unit Cost:$94.79
 
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*
ISBN:ERESERVE NOTE
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.