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Religious Studies Checklist

A major in Religous Studies requires the completion of nine units:

A. One 100 level survey in Religion
RELG 105 Socrates, Jesus, and the Buddha
OR
RELG 130 Living Religions of the World
done need
B. Two 200 level courses in Religion, each of which must address a different religious tradition outside the Judeo-Christian tradition:
RELG 204 ISLAM done need
RELG 205 HINDUISM
OR
RELG 213 PHILOSOPHIES OF INDIA
done need
RELG 208 BUDDHISM
OR
RELG 218 RELIGIONS AND PHILOSOPHIES OF CHINA
done need
RELG 207 NATIVE AMERICAN RELIGIONS done need
C. RELG 295 METHODS AND THEORIES IN THE STUDY OF RELIGION done need
D. SENIOR THESIS OR HONORS PROJECT (1):
RELG 410, 411, 412 (1/2, 1, 1/2) SENIOR THESIS done need
RELG 495, 496, 497 (1/2, 1, 1/2) HONORS PROJECT done need
E. A minimum of 4 additional courses in Religion at the 200 level or above, including at least 2 courses at the 300 level or above. Courses in other disciplines that address topics in religion may be substituted for Religion courses with the approval of the department.
RELG 201 ISRAELITE PATRIARCHS, PROPHETS, PRINCES, AND PRIESTS done need
RELG 202 NEW TESTAMENT CHRISTIANITIES done need
RELG 204 ISLAM done need
RELG 205 HINDUISM done need
RELG 207 NATIVE AMERICAN RELIGIONS done need
RELG 208 BUDDHISM done need
RELG 210 EARLY CHRISTIAN CONFLICTS AND COMMUNITY LIFE done need
RELG 211 HELLENISTIC CULTS, MAGIC, AND MYSTERY RELIGIONS done
need
RELG 212 THE REFORMATION done need
RELG 213 PHILOSOPHIES OF INDIA done need
RELG 214 RELIGION IN AMERICA done need
RELG 215 THE LIFE AND TEACHINGS OF JESUS done need
RELG 216 THE LIFE AND TEACHINGS OF PAUL done need
RELG 217 TOPICS IN ISRAELITE AND EARLY JEWISH RELIGION done need
RELG 218 RELIGIONS AND PHILOSOPHIES OF CHINA done need
RELG 220 CHRISTIAN ETHICS done need
RELG 225 THE RELIGIOUS LIFE OF YOUNG ADULTS done need
RELG 231 RELIGION, PHILOSOPHY, AND SCIENCE
done need
RELG 240 RELIGIOUS INTERPRETATIONS OF FILMS done need
RELG 246 THE HOLOCAUST done need
RELG 250 NEW RELIGIONS IN AMERICA done need
RELG 270 EXPLORATIONS IN RELIGION AND SOCIETY done need
RELG 282 AUGUSTINE AND HIS LEGACY done need
RELG 284 LUTHER AND HIS LEGACY done need
RELG 286 THE LEGACY OF MODERN THEOLOGY done need
RELG 290 FEMINIST READINGS OF THE BIBLE done need
RELG 304 ISLAMIC MYSTICISM done need
RELG 312 TOPICS IN NEW TESTAMENT AND EARLY CHRISIANITY done need
RELG 317 SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY done need
RELG 330 CHRISTIAN THEOLOGY AND THE WORLD RELIGIONS done need
RELG 340 SEMINAR IN CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN STUDIES done need

Other units from among those listed above, (with no more than one survey course) to meet the nine units required for the major.

SOCI 327 may be considered an elective with approval of the department, as may some IL courses.