Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Humanities and Social Sciences

School

Historical & Philosophical Inq

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

3 Contact hours

Assessment methods

3 written assignments

Course coordinator

A/Prof. Kriston Rennie

Study Abroad

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

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

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Course description

This course examines dissenting religious movements in Medieval (Western) Europe from c.1000-c.1500, focusing also on attitudes towards outsider groups within medieval society and the treatment of these groups by medieval Christians. Topics to be addressed include orthodoxy, the birth of popular heresy, the development of religious climate, dualist beliefs, evangelical and academic heresies, persecution of the Jews, the Inquisition, and the theology of persecution. This course may not run if there are fewer than 20 enrolments.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2009 St Lucia Internal Course Profile