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 religous traditioin 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.