Course Descriptions

Theology and Religious Studies

THRS 112-01 Introduction to World Religions (3)

Kate DeConinck

kdeconinck@sandiego.edu

CRN 17 Limit 35
3-week Pre Session (6/5 – 6/23)
M-Th              
1 – 4:15 p.m.             
KIPJ-218

A survey of the major religious traditions of the world, focusing on an understanding of the religious world views and practices that shape cultures across the globe. Selected readings from these traditions, which will include Christianity, the religions of India and East Asia, Judaism, Islam, and the religions of indigenous oral cultures. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 15.

THRS 366-01 The Problem of God (3)

Mary Doak

mdoak@sandiego.edu

CRN 44 Limit 25
3-week Pre Session (6/5 -  6/23)
M-F                
9 – 11:40 a.m.            
KIPJ-223

The questions “What is God?,” “Does God exist?” and “What does it mean to believe in God?” are investigated against the background of classical theism and modern thought. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than six (6) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 15.