Religious diversity: rethinking religion
Discover the diverse religious landscape of Britain with our free course on religious diversity. Gain the necessary skills to understand and engage with religiously-motivated individuals in today’s world. Enhance your ‘religious literacy’ and appreciate the significance of recognizing diversity within religious traditions. Start learning now!
Religion is not necessarily what you think it is! This free course, Religious diversity: rethinking religion, introduces you to a selection of the vast variety of religious beliefs and practices in Britain today. Having some familiarity with religion and belief is increasingly required to make sense of issues of local, national and international importance. The course will introduce you to issues and skills necessary for better understanding and interacting with religiously-motivated people in today’s world. It will explore some religious places and practices and will give more confidence to interact with contemporary religious diversity in an informed way.
Course learning outcomes
After studying this course, you should be able to:
Recognise the variety and vibrancy of religion in contemporary Britain
Appreciate the importance of recognising diversity within religious traditions
Recognise how ‘religious literacy’ contributes to civil society.