Universität Wien

1.02. Study of Religions

A. Complementary Study Programmes (Minors)

EC Basics and Methods of Study of Religions

M1: Introduction to Study of Religions

1.1. Introduction to the History of Religions
1.2. Introduction to the Comparative Systematic Study of Religions

M2: Basics and Methods of Study of Religions

M3: Introduction to the Study of Written Sources

EC Key Issues in the History of Religion

M1: Introduction to the History of Abrahamic Religions

M2: Introduction to the History of Religions of Indian Origin

B. Master Degree Programme in Study of Religions

1. Required Modules

M01: Key Issues in the History of Religion

1. Judaism
060088 VO+UE [ en ] History, Culture, Literature and Religion in the Rabbinic Period 2 - Midrash; Mishnah, and Talmud: An Introduction into Rabbinic Literature with text-examples
2. Christianity
010223 VO Church History Compact II - A Survey of the History of the second Christian Millenium
3. Islam
140077 VO [ de en ] Gender Studies / Islamic World
4. Religions of Indian Origin
5. East-Asian Religions
6. Historical Religions
7. Others

M02: Special Courses in History of Religion

1. Judaism
2. Christianity
020049 SE Problems in the history of early christianity - Seminary: Conflicts with opponents in late New Testament scriptures
3. Islam
140062 SE Seminar on Classical Islam - (Klassisch-arabisches islamwissenschaftliches Seminar)
190323 SE M5: Religious Science and Philosophical Studies - Scientific Studies of religions in Islam?
4. Religions of Indian Origin
5. East-Asian Religions
6. Historical Religions
7. Others

M03: Comparative Systematic Study of Religions

M04: Applied Systematics

M05: Religion and Society

M06: Psychology of Religion

M07: Additional Subject Areas

1. Missiology, Theology of Religion
2. Political Dimensions of Religions
3. Didactics of Religions
4. Aesthetics of Religions
5. Anthropology of Religion
6. Philosophy of Religion
7. Law of Religions
030416 VO Legal Position of religious communities in Austria - Zur Rechtsstellung der Religionsgemeinschaften in Österreich

M08: Reading Course: Sacred Texts

020005 UE Reading of biblical Hebrew - Texts from the Book Leviticus
020006 UE Bible Survey
060066 UE [ de he ] Biblical Texts

M09: Recent Research Approaches

190323 SE M5: Religious Science and Philosophical Studies - Scientific Studies of religions in Islam?
370004 SE Doing Research in Study of Religions - Current methods and their application in research projects

M10: Science of Religion in Practice

010079 SE Church-neighbour Croatia - Traces of its great ecclesiastical past and pastoral present
010083 EX Church-neighbour Croatia - Traces of its great ecclesiastical past and pastoral present (guided excursion)

2. Elective Modules

M12: Relevant Source Language

M13: Advanced Source Language

M14: Thesis Supervision

M15: Specialisation: History of Religion

M16: Specialisation: Systematics

M17: Specialisation: Methods of Empirical Research

M18: Advanced History of Religion

M19: Advanced Methodology

M20: Advanced Systematics

M21: Advanced Subject Area

030090 SE Religion in the secular state - recent Austrian and European case law - (auch für DiplomandInnen und DissertantInnen)
030112 SE Law of the Christian East - Byzantium-Constantinople-Istanbul: Legal History of a Capital of Culture
030425 SE Seminar on Legal Philosophy and Religious Law - for undergraduate and graduate students
180754 SE Kant`s philosophy of religion and his writing - Die Religion innerhalb der Grenzen der bloßen Vernunft

M22: Advanced Reading

C. Individual Degree Programme in Science of Religion

1. Introduction to Science of Religion

1.1. Introduction to History of Religion

1.2. Introduction to Comparative Systematic Science of Religion

1.3. Proseminar: Basics of Science of Religion

1.4. Study of Written Sources

010197 VO Fundamental Exegesis of the New Testament I - The Quest for the Historical Jesus
020007 VO-L Introduction to the Old Testament - Einleitung in das Deuteronomistische Geschichtswerk
020008 VO-L Exegetical lecture - Selected narrative texts
020048 VO Apostelgeschichte - Apostelgeschichte

1.5. Reading Theological Texts

020005 UE Reading of biblical Hebrew - Texts from the Book Leviticus
020006 UE Bible Survey
060066 UE [ de he ] Biblical Texts

1.6. Methodology, 2nd Stage of the Degree Programme

140077 VO [ de en ] Gender Studies / Islamic World
190323 SE M5: Religious Science and Philosophical Studies - Scientific Studies of religions in Islam?
370004 SE Doing Research in Study of Religions - Current methods and their application in research projects

2. History of Religion

2.1. Contemporary Religions

2.2. Special Courses in History of Religion

010223 VO Church History Compact II - A Survey of the History of the second Christian Millenium
060088 VO+UE [ en ] History, Culture, Literature and Religion in the Rabbinic Period 2 - Midrash; Mishnah, and Talmud: An Introduction into Rabbinic Literature with text-examples
140062 SE Seminar on Classical Islam - (Klassisch-arabisches islamwissenschaftliches Seminar)

2.3. Historical Religions

3. Comparative Systematic Science of Religion

4. Sub- and Bridge Disciplines

4.1. Missiology and Theology of Religion

4.2. Political Dimensions of Religions

4.3. Didactics of Religions

4.4. Aesthetics of Religions

4.5. Anthropology of Religion

4.6. Philosophy of Religion

180754 SE Kant`s philosophy of religion and his writing - Die Religion innerhalb der Grenzen der bloßen Vernunft

4.7. Psychology of Religion

4.8. Law of Religions

030090 SE Religion in the secular state - recent Austrian and European case law - (auch für DiplomandInnen und DissertantInnen)
030112 SE Law of the Christian East - Byzantium-Constantinople-Istanbul: Legal History of a Capital of Culture
030416 VO Legal Position of religious communities in Austria - Zur Rechtsstellung der Religionsgemeinschaften in Österreich
030425 SE Seminar on Legal Philosophy and Religious Law - for undergraduate and graduate students

4.9. Sociology of Religion

5. Practical Training, Excursions

010079 SE Church-neighbour Croatia - Traces of its great ecclesiastical past and pastoral present
010083 EX Church-neighbour Croatia - Traces of its great ecclesiastical past and pastoral present (guided excursion)

D. Doctoral Programme Philosophy, Dissertation Subject Area Study of Religions

360012 PV Privatissimum
370004 SE Doing Research in Study of Religions - Current methods and their application in research projects

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