Introduction to basic issues of the question of the meaning of human existence. Emphasis is placed upon the student analyzing his/her own beliefs and exploring alternative answers.
- Identify the various understandings of experience, existence, and/or the Ultimate/Absolute Reality in the world’s religious traditions.
- Compare and contrast the similarities and differences between these meanings of existence in two or more religions.
- Identify the rituals, myths, and symbols/art that shape these worldviews.
- Analyze their belief systems.