Religions and Media

lreli1264  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Religions and Media
5.00 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2021-2022 !

Lesch Walter;
Main themes
To meet these objectives, the course covers the following : - theories and techniques of communication in making a religious speech; - the active participation of Christians in the trades of communication (newspaper industry, radio, television, Internet); - tracks and suggestions for an education of the general public to the critical reception and use of media productions with religious topics; - ethical stakes of the media.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 By the end of this course, the student should be able: - to analyse, interpret and evaluate the religious messages brought by the media; - to appreciate the impact of the media on religious experiences; - to make adequate use of the media as languages and supplements for faith education.
Teaching methods
There will be lectures and important interactive moments.
Evaluation methods
Regular and active participation.
Written exam in June 2021.
Online resources
Selected texts will be available on Moodle.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Master [120] in Public Administration

Minor in Culture and Creation

Minor in Sciences of Religions (discipline to complement the major)

Master [120] in Political Sciences: General

Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Certificat universitaire en théologie (fondements)

Minor in Sciences of Religions (openness)