Religious Studies, Minor

Liberal Arts (Code 411-401)

Twenty-four semester credits, including:
Three credits from core courses (to be taken by all minors before the completion of six credits of Religious Studies coursework):3
Introduction to the Religions of the World
Basic Issues in Religion
Religion and Morality
Seminar course
Three credits taken in junior or senior year from the following:3
The Problem of Evil
Seminar in Religious Studies
Special Topics
Independent Study - Seniors
Monotheistic Religions:
A minimum of six credits from:6
Early Christianity
Modern Christianity
Judaism
Islam
Asian Religions:
A minimum of six credits from:6
Buddhism: Past and Present
Chinese and Japanese Religions
Hinduism
Asian Religious Philosophies
The remaining coursework may be taken from the two previous categories and any of the courses listed below:
Methodological Approaches:
A minimum of three credits from:3
Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
New Testament
Psychology of Religion
Philosophy of Religion
Religion and Culture
Topical and Historical Approaches:
Women and World Religions
Religion and Morality
Sacred Earth: Religion and Nature
Indigenous Religions of the Americas
Music in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
African American Religion
Religious Themes in Literature
The Holocaust, 1933-1945
Religion in America
The Problem of Evil
Seminar in Religious Studies
Other:
Special Topics
Directed Studies 1
Research Apprenticeship in Religious Studies 1
Student Academic Apprenticeship in Religious Studies 1
Independent Study - Juniors 1
Special Topics
Internship in Religious Studies 1
Independent Study - Seniors 1