1997-98 UAF Catalog

Course Descriptions

Degrees and Programs Index


RELG 205 (3 Credits) As Demand Warrants
Introduction to the Bible (3+0) h
A study of the Bible as literature of ancient Israel and the early Christian Church.

RELG 211 (2 Credits) As Demand Warrants
Arctic Native Religion: Shamanism (2+0) h
Basic principles and beliefs of Shamanism with emphasis on North American and Arctic Shamanism. Introduction to traditional functions of Shamanism; past and present perceptions of Shamanism.

RELG 221 (3 Credits) As Demand Warrants
Religions of the World (3+0) h
A survey of the development of major religions of the Eastern and Western world including contemporary world religions.