REL: Religion Courses

College:Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

Courses

REL 1300   World Religions

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Broad understanding of the major religious traditions. May include Judaism, Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and others. Comparative study of similarities and differences among these traditions. Meets General Education requirement in Humanities. Meets Gordon Rule Writing Requirement.

REL 2905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

REL 3142   New Perspectives on the Religious Self

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Focus on selected understandings of the nature of the self as a religious being. Various models of the self will be examined. Meets Gordon Rule Writing Requirement. Meets Multicultural Requirement.

REL 3241   Studies in the New Testament

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Exegetical study of literature of the early Christian community with emphasis on life and teaching of Jesus and letters of Paul from variety of theological perspectives. Meets Gordon Rule Writing Requirement.

REL 3310   Philosophies of the East

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Indian philosophy including concept of Brahman in Vedanta and Yoga meditation. Buddhism in India, China and Japan. Confucian humanism and Taoist mysticism in China. Meets Multicultural Requirement.

REL 3905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

REL 4905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)