THE STORY OF BUDDHISM

 

Subject: ANTH

Course Number : 0110

Course Title:  THE STORY OF BUDDHISM

Course Description:

This course draws upon history, legend, myth, fables, art, and architecture to present the story of Buddhism. It is an introduction into the life and mission of Gautama Buddha (560–480 B.C.E.) and an understanding of the spread of Buddhism as a religion and distinct way of life from India to Sri Lanka, China, Japan, and Tibet.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Cultures       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: lower level