World Religions Minor Requirements

Minor Requirements - 18 units
RELIGST 111INTRODUCTION TO ASIAN RELIGIONS (GH)3
RELIGST 112INTRODUCTION TO WESTERN RELIGIONS (GH)3
Select 12 units of elective courses to complete a total of 18 units:12
A. At least six of the 12 elective units must be in 300/400 level courses
B. At least six of the 12 elective units must be in Religious Studies courses:
INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC CIVILIZATIONS (GH)
BUDDHISM: THE MIDDLE WAY (GH)
NATIVE AMERICAN RELIGIONS (DV)(GH)
THE BIBLE AS LITERATURE (GH)
CRITICAL ISSUES IN MODERN RELIGION (GH)
RELIGIOUS ETHICS (GH)
ASIAN RELIGIOUS THOUGHT (GH)
CONTEMPORARY ISLAMIC THOUGHT AND PRACTICE
RELIGION, SEXUALITY AND GENDER (GH)
EVIL AND RELIGION (GH)
RELIGION IN AMERICAN CULTURE (GH)
SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION
THE HOLOCAUST: NAZI GERMANY AND THE GENOCIDE OF THE JEWS
C. Additional approved electives in other disciplines:
THE BIBLE AS LITERATURE (GH) 1
THE EAST ASIAN TRADITION (GH)
INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC CIVILIZATIONS (GH) 1
WESTERN CIVILIZATION (GH)
ANCIENT HISTORY 1
MEDIEVAL EUROPE
EARLY MODERN EUROPE, 1300-1600 (GH)
FROM GODDESSES TO WITCHES: WOMEN IN PREMODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY
SOCIOLOGY OF RELIGION
THE HOLOCAUST: NAZI GERMANY AND THE GENOCIDE OF THE JEWS 1
D. Additional courses approved by the Department Chair 2
Total Units18
1

Note that cross-listed course can be taken either as Religious Studies course or as a course in another discipline, but no more that six units taken in other disciplines will count toward the minor

2

Additional Courses dealing with selected aspects of religion may be approved by the Department Chair as electives in this minor. Please consult with the Department Chairperson before taking courses not on the above approved list.