Religious Studies Minor

Foundations and Concepts
Required Core Courses
PHL 160*QUESTS FOR MEANING: WORLD RELIGIONS4
PHL 202INTRODUCTION TO RELIGIOUS STUDIES4
Global Literacy in Religion
Select 8 credits of the following lower division courses:8
*THE IDEA OF GOD
*RELIGIOUS ETHICS AND MORAL PROBLEMS
INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHIST TRADITIONS
*RELIGION IN THE UNITED STATES
*INTRODUCTION TO HINDU TRADITIONS
*INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC TRADITIONS
*WORLD-VIEWS AND VALUES IN THE BIBLE
*INTRODUCTION TO JEWISH TRADITIONS
Studies in Religion and Culture
Select 8 credits of the following upper division courses:8
*EARLY CHRISTIANITY: ORIGINS TO 600
*MODERN LATIN AMERICA
*AFRICANS IN LATIN AMERICAN HISTORY
*ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION
*ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION
*THE HOLOCAUST IN ITS HISTORY
RELIGION AND U.S. FOREIGN RELATIONS
*POLITICS AND RELIGION IN THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST
*ASIAN THOUGHT
*GANDHI AND NONVIOLENCE
*PACIFISM, JUST WAR, AND TERRORISM
*FIRST FREEDOM: RELIGIOUS LIBERTY AND INTOLERANCE
*PHILOSOPHIES OF CHINA
HISTORY OF BUDDHIST PHILOSOPHY
BUDDHISM, NON-VIOLENCE, AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
*YOGA AND TANTRIC TRADITIONS
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION
*WORLD VIEWS AND ENVIRONMENTAL VALUES
*BIOMEDICAL ETHICS
DEATH AND DYING
ART AND MORALITY
Select 4 credits of the following:4
Any HST, PHL, REL course, or special topics as approved by academic advisor.
Total Hours28

Minor Code: 978