For week 6 and 7: Judaism and Christianity
Due Weeks 2 through 10 and worth 35 points each week, with a total of 315 points.
A world view is a fundamental or basic orientation of thinking – like a mindset – which guides a culture and / or a person’s life. Like a point of view, it can be built of concepts, ideas, values, emotions, and ethics. Weltanschauung is the German word for this idea. Your goal for this course is to understand the world views of these various religions. In order to prepare you for your final assignment, you will outline the world views of various religions in the journal sections below.
For this assignment, students will complete the list of weekly items, filling in the aspects of each religion as it is presented in the readings and resources. These entries, when complete, will be the starting point for the power point presentation assignment, due in Week 10.
For each weekly submission:
Here is an example of what the essay should look like. Please be sure to use section headers & references (Your references are not limited to the book, please explore the Web/Internet). Word count should be a mininum of 500 words. Minimum of 4 sentences per paragraph/or section)
Please note, I will be using the Grammarly.edu (located under the Tutoring Tab) to grade your papers for the grammar portion of the paper. If you decide to use grammarly.edu please attach your report as part of your submission. 1 Extra point each week- a total of 9 for the quarter.
Please enroll in the Virtual Writing Center to take advantage of the “on call” faculty schedule.
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World View Essay Guide:
Origin of all things
Nature of God
View of Human Nature
View of Good and Evil
View of Salvation
View of After Life
Practices and Rituals
Celebrations and Festivals