EDT303Q 104 2015

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EDT303Q/104/3/2015

Tutorial Letter/ 104/3/2015
Religion Education

EDT303Q
Semester 1 & 2
Religious Studies & Arabic
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Dear students,

This tutorial letter is also refer to as tutorial letter 501.You will not need to buy a prescribed book or wait for a study Guide. Everything you need is right here.

Contents
PREFACE ..................................................................................................................................................... 7 TIME FRAME ............................................................................................................................................... 7 PRESCRIBED AND RECOMMENDED MATERIAL ................................................................................... 7 ASSESSMENT ............................................................................................................................................. 7 ASSIGNMENTS ........................................................................................................................................... 8 EXAMINATION ............................................................................................................................................. 8 ACTIVITIES .................................................................................................................................................. 8 RECOMMENDED ACTIVITIES .................................................................................................................... 8 STUDY UNIT 1: INTRODUCTION ............................................................................................................... 9 OUTCOMES ...................................................................................................................................................................... 9 1.1 What is 'religion'? ................................................................................................................................................... 9 Activity 1.1 .................................................................................................................................................................... 9 Activity 1.2 .................................................................................................................................................................. 10 1.2 How do we study religion? ................................................................................................................................... 11 1.2.1 The phenomenological approach .......................................................................................................................................... 11 1.2.2 Critical approaches ................................................................................................................................................................ 12

Activity 1.3 .................................................................................................................................................................. 13 1.3 Why study religion today? .................................................................................................................................... 14 Activity 1.4 .................................................................................................................................................................. 14 1.4 Major phases in the history of religion ................................................................................................................. 14 Activity 1.5 .................................................................................................................................................................. 17 1.5 Families of religions...


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