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Religion and the Arts

Fall 2020

Description

This course is designed to examine the ways religion helps shape artistic expression and how various art forms-music, architecture, visual arts, storytelling, and film-serve as means of religious expression. We explore both traditional "sacred" art (e.g. temples, mosques, churches) as well as popular art (novels, movies, etc.) that have been shaped by religious themes. We explore the role of the arts in a number of different religious traditions.

Class Notes

This is a Chico Distance & Online Education class. Only students who are registered in an online degree program or who reside outside of Chico and have contacted Regional and Continuing Education prior to enrollment (530-898-6105) will be permitted to enroll in this section.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Wyrick, Jed D
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
3580
Course
RELS 403 -
SECT 72
Units
3
Fees
Price TBA:
  • $ / unit
Capacity
7/20
Class Meeting Dates

08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020

Days

TR

Times

12:30pm1:45pm

Registration

RELS 403 - SECT 72

Religion and the Arts

Class: 3580 Units: 3

M-F 08/24/2020 - 12/18/2020 TR 12:30pm1:45pm

This course is designed to examine the ways religion helps shape artistic expression and how various art forms-music, architecture, visual arts, storytelling, and film-serve as means of religious expression. We explore both traditional "sacred" art (e.g. temples, mosques, churches) as well as popular art (novels, movies, etc.) that have been shaped by religious themes. We explore the role of the arts in a number of different religious traditions.

Class Notes

This course is designed to examine the ways religion helps shape artistic expression and how various art forms-music, architecture, visual arts, storytelling, and film-serve as means of religious expression. We explore both traditional "sacred" art (e.g. temples, mosques, churches) as well as popular art (novels, movies, etc.) that have been shaped by religious themes. We explore the role of the arts in a number of different religious traditions.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Wyrick, Jed D
Location
WWW ONLINE