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Religious Studies
Wendell Phillips Center 151
Beth Moreno
Administrative Assistant
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Learning Outcomes


Student Learning Outcomes

Critical Analysis and Communication

Write effective analytical essays and research papers.

Articulate ideas clearly in small groups and in public presentations.

Read a wide range of texts with retention and critical, analytical comprehension

Cultural Sensitivity

Describe and analyze the workings of a specific religious group, movement, or issue

Describe and compare several religious movements and issues

Identify, analyze, and compare the influence of culture on religious texts, rites, beliefs, and ethics

Identify, analyze, and compare the influence of religion on social structures, practices, and values

Inquiry and Research

Evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of theories and methods for the study of religion

Develop viable research projects and utilize appropriate analytical methods