Tompkins Cortland Community College

HUMN232 - Introduction to World Religions


An introduction to several of the world religious traditions including Buddhism, Hinduism, Chinese religions, African tribal religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Students will learn about the key doctrines, beliefs, and practices of seven major religious world views. Although the course provides only a foundation for understanding different world religions, students will be given the opportunity to study one religious tradition in more depth. HUMN 232 fulfills the SUNY General Education Other World Civilizations and Humanities requirements. Prerequisites: Prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.