|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Seminars / Tutorials||Seminar.|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Essay: 2 x 2,500 word essays||40%|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours||60%|
The module is divided into two sections. In the first, the history and evolution of the major religious traditions in Britain since the eighteenth century will be examined, focusing on major turning-points and crises in the churches such as the Evangelical Movement, the Oxford Movement, and the rise of Methodism. The nature of religious belief in contemporary Britain will also be studied. The second section will examine the attitude of the churches and of British religious leaders to controversial social and political question such as the alleviation of poverty, warfare, gender, equality, and moral issues.
This module is at CQFW Level 4