Psychology of Faith Development

RGP3554HF  L0101
Offered in Summer 2012  ·  Previously offered in Winter 2011 · Toronto (St. George Campus) Site

The course aims at distinguishing some of the more significant ways of conceptualizing human development in psychology and how they have influenced contemporary thinking about religious development. It will discuss the nature/nurture debate of religious development, that is, the various contextual factors and intra-psychic processes at work across the life span and their implication and influence in religious development. In the process it will explore some of the psychological issues involved in religious development and point out their applied relevance. Students will be asked to write several reports on assigned readings and a longer essay for the end of the term. A previous course in psychology and religion would be helpful but not essential.

AD students enrol in RGP6554HF.

Schedule: 9:00 to 12:00
Schedule Notes: M-R: 2012 April 30 - May 10
Instructors: Joseph Schner
Teaching Methods: Seminars
Other Information: First Semester · One Credit · Max: 22
Enrollment Notes: Max 22 (AD & BD)
Additional Notes: Last day to add: 2012 May 2;  Last day to drop: 2012 May 7

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