Seminar : Christianity and other religions

lsrel2920  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Seminar : Christianity and other religions
6.00 credits
30.0 h
Belhaj Abdessamad (compensates Maréchal Brigitte); Derroitte Henri; Maréchal Brigitte (coordinator);
Main themes
In order to achieve these aims, the seminar will - address one or more thematic issues taken every year within the framework of a different religion (Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism) - identify, in that particular religion and in Christianity, the deeper structures and essential motives, in order to compare them and analyse what these two traditions may mean to each other - include periods of magisterial teaching, short papers by students, and team work.
Learning outcomes

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

1 - understand the methods of comparative study, as well as the prerequisites of the historical, theological and socio-anthropological approachs.
-  Approach a theme  issue from one of the major traditions (Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism), in a comparative study with the Christianity, from a rigorous scientific approach and aware of its limits.
Teaching methods
The seminar will be constituted by a part of Masterful teaching, Students presentations and collective works.
Faculty or entity

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

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Sciences of Religions

Certificat universitaire en sciences des religions