Course Catalog : Subject Area




Religion Courses Offered @ TNCC

Course Description and Pre-requisites
REL 100 Introduction to the Study of Religion
(3 credits) Explores various religious perspectives and ways of thinking about religious themes and religious experience. Lecture 3 hours per week.
REL 200 Survey of the Old Testament
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys books of the Old Testament, with emphasis on prophetic historical books. Examines the historical and geographical setting and place of the Israelites in the ancient Middle East as background to the writings. Lecture 3 hours per week.
REL 210 Survey of the New Testament
(3 credits) May be taken before REL 200. Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys books of the New Testament, with special attention upon placing the writings within their historical and geographical setting. Lecture 3 hours per week.
REL 231 Religions of the World I
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Studies religions of the world with attention to origin, history, and doctrine. Lecture 3 hours per week.
REL 232 Religions of the World II
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Studies religions of the world with attention to origin, history, and doctrine. Lecture 3 hours per week.