RELS381 Chinese and Japanese Religion: A HistoryUpdated: 09 November 2017
There is no supervised examination.
|Pre-requisites||12cp in RELS including RELS180 or any 24cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
- Chinese and Japanese Religion: A History
|Coordinator(s)||Mun-Keat Choong (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
This unit presents a historical study of the major religious traditions in China and Japan from early times to the present day. It features Daoism, Confucianism, Shinto, Chinese folk religion and mythology, major schools of Chinese and Japanese Buddhism, and contemporary Chinese and Japanese Buddhism. The social and political significance of religion in China and Japan is also examined.
Note: Reference material is held in the University Library - purchase is optional
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: