Church History and Doctrine
 

Introduction to the LDS Church

Introduction to the LDS Church
Introduction to the doctrines, history, and practices of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for students who are not members of the church.
REL C
100
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 NoteIt is strongly recommended that this course be taken the first semester at BYU.
 TaughtFall, Winter
Course Outcomes: 

Factual

Students will gain understanding and know the key doctrines and revelations, people and history, culture and practices of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Conceptual

Students will be able to analyze, evaluate, and write about the key doctrines, history, culture, and practices of the LDS Church.

Spiritual

Students will learn how Mormons "by study and also by faith" come to know of the truthfulness of the Restoration and the reality of the risen Lord.

Application

Students will be able to explain the foundational doctrines and historical events of the Restoration and their relevance in the modern Church. In addition, students will attend and become familiar with the meetings and programs of the LDS Church.