ANTH 254 : Magic, Witchcraft, Religion

Transcript title

Magic, Witchcraft, Religion



Grading mode

Standard letter grades

Total contact hours


Lecture hours


Recommended preparation

WR 121Z.

Course Description

Introduces students to the subject of religion in the broad anthropological context, contributes to a deeper awareness of diverse expressions of religious faith in a multicultural world, and promotes openness to and tolerance of world views different from the student's own.

Course learning outcomes

1. Comprehend the complexity and diversity of religious systems
2. Analyze the cultural context that informs religious systems
3. Identify major concepts of the discipline and apply them to particular situations
4. Synthesize and analyze ideas and information from various sources to improve academic writing skill

General education/Related instruction lists

  • Social Science
  • Cultural Literacy

Outside of

Use the COCC Catalog to find extraordinary classes and degree programs. Start your journey here »