MIS3121 World Religions examines five major world religions, excluding Christianity. There is a unit each on Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, and African Traditional Religion.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe important characteristics of the African people and the differing religious views they hold.
  • Identify and explain pertinent aspects of Islam.
  • Explain Jewish Messianic expectations and Jesus Christ.
  • Explain the origins, worldview, and major points to the belief system of the Hindu people.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the foundations and key influences of Buddhism.