The programme, delivered entirely online, aims to provide you with a secure knowledge of the major theories, concepts, issues and practices relating to Religious Studies. You will gain a systematic understanding of a number of ways in which the scholarship of religion frames and analyses religious belief and practice in the modern world. In addition the PgCert will also allow you to gain a firm grasp of the necessary skills appropriate to evaluating, analysing and interpreting the concrete contexts of contemporary religious belief and practice.
The programme comprises three modules, two compulsory and one taken from the suite of religion modules specifically designed for distance learning delivery.
Core Modules: • Religion and Conflict • Faith Debates: Religion, Society and Politics
Optional Modules: • Quaker Theology in Context • The Sociology of Contemporary Quakerism • Quakerism, Peace and Justice