RELS411 - Religious Existentialism
Course Code: RELS411 Course ID: 3645 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course is a study of the set of philosophical ideals that emphasizes the existence of the human being, the lack of meaning and purpose in life, and the solitude of human existence. The course will cover the existentialist philosophy and its leading historical proponents.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|06/28/21 - 12/03/21||12/06/21 - 01/30/22||Fall 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|09/28/21 - 03/04/22||03/07/22 - 05/01/22||Winter 2022 Session D||8 Week session|
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Understand the complexity in Existentialism as a philosophy;
- Relate the concepts of Existentialist thought to religious and theological contexts;
- Identify key figures in the Existentialist stream of thought; and
- Recognize some areas of difficulty in reconciling Existentialism with religion in general, as well as with some particular religions.
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|Book Title:||Existentialism: A Very Short Introduction - e-book available online, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.|
|Publication Info:||Oxford University Press|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*|
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