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PHL 270

Comparative Worldviews

Semester Units




Course Description

This course is a comparative study of the underlying assumptions behind the major worldviews across the globe. Students will explore how the concept of "worldview" relates to the search for truth and will gain a deeper understanding of how worldview intersects with global culture.

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Christian worldview more precisely, distinguishing it from competing and influential worldviews.

  • Identify and evaluate worldview perspectives in media and other information sources.

  • Use critical thinking skills to evaluate the claims of differing worldviews.

  • Articulate the positive and negative consequences of particular ideas within individual worldviews.

  • Develop a well-thought-out apologetic for the Christian worldview.

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