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REL 201: Understanding the New Testament (3 credits)

Course Description

Analysis of the origin and development of the early Christian message as set forth in the New Testament. Special attention will be given to the message of Jesus and Paul and its relevance to the modern world. (3 hours lecture)


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate awareness of the historical and literary context of the New Testament.
  • Show knowledge of modern Biblical interpretation and criticism.
  • Show an understanding of the major parts and types of literature contained in the New Testament.
  • Demonstrate recognition of how New Testament teachings have shaped modern society and human understanding of self.

Degrees and Certificates

For transfer information within the UH system, visit the System Transfer page


Resources


Classes Offered

  • Fall 2014 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Pālanakila 102, Marvin Kessler - CRN: 62506
  • Spring 2012 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 227, Richard Walenta - CRN: 64414
  • Spring 2010 - TR, 3:00pm to 4:25pm, Hale Pālanakila 227, Richard Walenta - CRN: 63317
  • Fall 2007 - TR, 1:30pm to 2:55pm, Hale Pālanakila 213, Richard Walenta - CRN: 61201
  • Fall 2006 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale A‘o 102, Richard Walenta - CRN: 63269
  • Fall 2005 - TR, 11:10am to 12:35pm, Hale Pālanakila 225, Richard Walenta - CRN: 61059
  • Fall 2004 - TR, 11:15am to 12:30pm, Hale Pālanakila 212, Richard Walenta - CRN: 61059
  • Fall 2003 - TR, 8:10am to 9:35am, Hale Pālanakila 225, Richard Walenta - CRN: 14873

 

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