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Certificate of Achievement

Tatjana Christelbauer

has completed the following course:

Why Religion Matters: Religious Literacy, Culture and Diversity

The Open University

This course introduced the principles of religious literacy and explored how to apply these principles in both professional and personal contexts.

4 weeks, 3 hours per week

Dave Hall

University Secretary

The Open University

87%
overall score

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Identify and describe the the principles of 'religious literacy'
  • Reflect on the boundaries between religion and culture
  • Evaluate the extent to which religion inspires ways of life including ethics, social activism and extremism
  • Apply the principles of 'religious literacy' to case studies
  • Develop confidence in interacting with those who have different beliefs and practices

Syllabus

Week 1 introduces the idea of why religion and religious literacy matters.

Week 2 looks at how religion has changed and how it has been used to promote change.

Week 3 explores the relationships and differences between religion and culture. Reviews how religion and violence have developed.

Week 4 discusses (with examples) interactions with religious spheres outside your own.

Issued on 15th June 2020

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Why Religion Matters: Religious Literacy, Culture and Diversity

The Open University