RS 308

Religion and Society in Canada

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Introduces the ways Canadians respond to the religious and spiritual diversity that remain fundamental features of an increasingly secular society. Explores the often controversial issues that arise when Canadian schools, hospitals, courts, newspapers, legislatures, social media and security forces encounter religious and spiritual ideas, practices and communities.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of RS 308, RS 302 (if taken in the same topic).


  • Minimum second-year standing.


Undergraduate course in Religious Studies offered by the Religious Studies Program in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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