ROLE PLAYING PROCESS
You work for an advertising company that handles many types of projects.
Your team specializes
in designing and publishing travel brochures for
tours and cruises.
You are surprised when your Division Manager assigns the task of producing
a travel brochure for Hinduism. She explains that the local temple has
been vandalized and that the leader wants the brochure to show how
Hinduism is appealing and how it contributes to the community. This is a
community awareness project to help dissolve prejudice and to promote
inter-religious tolerance and community awareness of the value of
Each member of the group has one role, and everyone works together in
Choose from the following roles.
A) Researcher 1: responsible for using the computer for the research
segment of the project.
B} Researcher 2: responsible for filling out the worksheet and recording
information the group wants to include in the travel brochure.
C) Layout Specialist: responsible for using the computer for the
publishing segment of the project.
D) Project Manager: responsible for keeping the group on task, leads
group discussion, and makes sure the group uses the Guide for
Inter-Religious Dialogue in discussion and in the travel brochure.
The Division Manager requires you to use the following in the brochure:
1. The perspective is always that of the insider who is writing for the
To do this, you need to žget inside the headÓ of the Hindu.
2. Hindu vocabulary must be used and must be used the way an insider would
use it, but also in a way that the general community can understand it.
3. The most important Hindu beliefs must be included.
4. Essentials of Hinduism including interesting celebrations or practices
5. A very short history of Hinduism
6. Worship information
8. Be creative! Make the travel brochure interesting, fun, attractive, and
respectful of the Guide for Inter-Religious Dialogue.
SCROLL DOWN TO BEGIN YOUR RESEARCH.