Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

Social Science School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

4L4W

Assessment methods

In class quizzes, essay and exams

Course coordinator

Dr Gerhard Hoffstaedter (Summer)

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

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Course description

This course will examine a range of ethnographic studies in religion, ritual and performance in contemporary, global and comparative perspective. The course will examine classical and modern studies of world religions as well as anthropological works that range across ritual and control of the environment, symbols and substance in ritual, religious performance and the body, and life stage rituals.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Summer Semester, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile