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If you are interested in discovering, discussing and evaluating the empirical evidence for secularization and the persistence of religious beliefs across the world religions, this degree explores themes such as: the crisis of belief in contemporary Christianity; the social cultural and political contexts that impact on beliefs and practice more generally; debates about the rise of fundamentalism and its impact; the growth of alternative forms of spirituality; and the complex relationship between gender, sexuality, ethnicity and religiosity. It will equip students with knowledge and analytical skills key to studying religion from a historical and sociological perspective.


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Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


full time
9 months
part time
18 months


full time
6 months
part time
12 months

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