|School:||Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Arts|
|Field of Study:||Religion/Religious Studies
|Description:||The aim of Religious Studies is to understand the nature of religion and its significance for human culture. The Program examines the variety of beliefs and behavior through which people around the world express spiritual impulses, both in formal religions and everyday life. What do people believe is sacred? What do they think is true about the meaning and purpose of existence? How do they live out these beliefs in their day-to-day rituals and behaviour?
The program may also allow you to find answers to questions such as: How does the environment affect each religion? In what ways does religions shape culture? What interpretation does religion give to ethical issues? The approach is inclusive and open, embracing religion in all its substantial manifestations, global and historical. Students can complete their studies online in the following: Concentration, and Minor. This program is offered in both English and French.
|URL:||Religious Studies at Laurentian University/Universite Laurentienne|
|Cost per year:*||
|Careers:||Ministers of Religion|
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||70|
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Ontario secondary school students who apply for admission to first year at Laurentian University must present an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), as well as at least six grade 12 4U/4M courses (as specified in each program listing) with the minimum grade requirements. For additional information regarding admission prerequisites, contact our Admissions Office at 1-800-263-4188 or 705-675-4843.