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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Rising Hope, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

History of Christianity II: From the Reformation to the Present

Location: 

Various facilities as authorized by Rising Hope, Inc.

Length: 

45 hours (15 weeks).

Dates: 

November 2011 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: explain the significant personalities, events, movements and doctrines that have shaped the course of Christianity from the Reformation to the present; understand and explain how other religions and cultures have affected the Christian faith; and recognize how Christianity’s internal struggles have impacted the church. 

Instruction: 

Instruction is offered in a classroom-based approach accompanied by supplemental readings, quizzes, homework, interaction with instructor, and final exams. Topics include: the political, social, cultural and economic implications of Christianity in the modern age; Martin Luther and the Reformation; Anabaptists; Catholic Reformation; Puritan Revolution; Orthodoxy; Rationalism; Spiritualism; Pietism; Theology; Protestantism; Fundamentalism; and Liberation Theology. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Biblical Studies, Religion, or Theological Studies (11/16).

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