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CHRTC 350
Science & Religion: An Introduction
 

This course is an introductory examination of the various relationships between science and religion.
Topics include:
Science-Religion Models, Intelligent Design, Galileo Affair, Geology & Noah’s Flood,
Darwin’s Religious Beliefs, Evolution vs. Creation Debate,
Problem of Evil, Interpretations of Genesis 1-11

 
  Teaching Style      
  Constructivist Learning  
  The purpose of the course is for students to examine various approaches to the relationship between science and religion and for them to construct THEIR personal positions.  
  Online Format  
  Students complete written assignments as they proceede through 22 hours of online audio-slide lectures with class notes and class handouts.  
  For these class materials--CLICK THE GRAY BOXES ABOVE.  
  Tips on How to Use Class Materials  
  (3 mins)    
  Prerequisites      
    None  
    The course can be taken for credit (undergraduate or masters) or non-credit (audit).  
  Syllabus & Schedules      
  Syllabus for ALL Sections: Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer  
  Click here (PDF)  
  Schedules  
  Winter 2014 (PDF)  
  Spring, Summer 2014  TBA  
  Requirements      
  The 13 Written Assignments  
  For the assignments--CLICK THE GRAY BOX ABOVE.  
  (35 min)
  Registration      
  University of Alberta Students:  
  Register through Bear Tracks  
  Non-University of Alberta Students:  
  Register as a Open Studies Student.   Make sure you opt out of unneeded fees (eg, medical)  
  Click here for Open Studies  
  University of Alberta Bookstore      
  Class Notes ($18.80) & Class Handouts ($9.20) are REQUIRED & available in the bookstore.  
  Only purchase the Fall 2013 editions or later.  
  Bookstore Webpage  
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