The course offers an introduction into the major religious movements of the world. Students will be guided to a more critical understanding of and a greater appreciation for the various religious traditions presently practiced. Students are expected to complete papers, reading assignments, quizzes, unit exams, and class presentation as assigned. This course can be taken for college credit as Illinois Central College’s Philosophy 112.
Students must concurrently enroll in this course with Illinois Central College (ICC) for credit in PHIL 112. Students must have an ACT reading score of 18 or higher to qualify. Students may also qualify by taking the ICC Accuplacer Reading test by May 1st. Students must be officially enrolled and pay the $150.00 ICC dual credit tuition fee to PND through FACTS. Students must complete an online application with ICC. Students must provide their counselor with Accuplacer reading test results or ACT reading score test results. Students must transfer dual credit from ICC by sending an ICC transcript to their college of choice when students are enrolling in another university or college. Dual credit is not indicated on a Peoria Notre Dame Transcript.