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Three Great Religions of the World Short Course Certificate

Three Great Religions of the World Short Course Certificate

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Short Course Certificate

Subject areas

Religious Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course aims to provide an understanding of the foundations of Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam in terms of their origins and early historical development, their key text(s) and beliefs and some of their key practices, and foundation of their ethics. Course Objectives: To provide an understanding of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam in terms of their origins and early historical development; To provide and understanding of these religions in terms of their key text(s), and beliefs and some of their key practices; To provide and understanding of these religions in terms of the foundations of their ethics. By the end of the course the students will be expected to: have acquired understanding of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam in terms of their origins and early historical development; have gained a understanding of these religions in terms of their key text(s), and beliefs and some of their key practices; have acquired a understanding of these religions in terms of the foundations of their ethics. Students are assessed during the summer school by either a 1500 word written assignment or a presentation supported by individual documentation. To successfully gain credit (10 CATS points) students should attend all classes and complete the on-course assignment. There is also a pre-course assignment of 1000 words set. Although this does not count towards credit, it is seen as an important way of developing a student's ideas and therefore its completion is mandatory. The credit point for the course are 10 CATS points.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

8 days

Start date

AUG

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Programme Fee (No Accommodation - inc. Tuition, Lunch & Dinner): £820.00

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

To be confirmed

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

To be confirmed