Theology OpenCourseWare: Notre Dame's Free Bachelor Level Theology Class

Published Feb 13, 2009

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'Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical' is a free online OpenCourseWare from the University Notre Dame. The undergraduate-level course offers a brief history of Christianity along with examinations of challenging theological questions. The course is intended for students studying Philosophy, Theology or other related fields.

Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical: Course Specifics

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Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical: Course Description

'Foundations of Theology: Biblical and Historical' is an introductory course taught by Professor Gary Anderson through the Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame. This course teaches students about the development of Christianity from theological and historical perspectives. The course begins with the story of Creation and ends with Jesus' death. The course also examines a variety of theological ideas that continue to mystify scholars and theologians to this day. Students who are interested in learning the fundamental beliefs of Christianity and theology would enjoy taking this course. This course's readings range from the Bible and Vatican documents to articles in scholarly journals.

Online course materials include lecture notes, homework assignments and a list of recommended readings. To learn more, or to take advantage of this free course, visit the foundations of theology website.

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