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On this page: Annual course plan (preview of upcoming courses), links to quarterly lists of course offerings that are approved for the major or minor, and link to comprehensive course catalog.

Annual Course Plans

Previews of upcoming courses offered by Study of Religion (RELI) and 10 affiliated departments. Annual course plans are subject to change.

Study of Religion (RELI) 2018-19

RELI courses may be used for the Arts & Humanities distribution requirement, except for RELI 101. Course plan is subject to change.

Fall 2018
RELI 2 Comparative World Religions Torrance
RELI 188 Special Topics in Religion: Apocalyptic America Kalleres
Winter 2019
RELI 1 Introduction to Religion Kalleres
RELI 101 Tools & Methods in the Study of Religion Rahimi
RELI 189 Seminar in Religion: Technoscience, Religion and Modernity Rahimi
Spring 2019
RELI 188 Special Topics/Religion: Religion, Media & Popular Culture in America [tentative] Kalleres
Summer 2019
RELI 157GS Religion in Japan Rahimi
RELI 158GS Japanese Literature and Spirituality Rahimi

Single Tradition Courses 2018-19

This is a partial list of Study of Religion courses that can be used for the single-tradition requirement. Our affiliated departments also offer tradition courses. Refer to Course Catalog and departmental plans below. Below list is subject to change.

Fall 2018 LTWL 158A. Topics in the New Testament Kalleres
Spring 2019 LTWL 138. Critical Religion Studies Kalleres
East Asian
Summer 2018 RELI 149. Islam in America (DEI) Rahimi

Arts & Humanities Affiliates

Social Sciences Affiliates

Course Offerings

 Quarterly lists of courses that can be used for the Study of Religion major or minor. 

Course Catalog

Comprehensive list of courses that may be used for the Study of Religion major or minor.

Course Catalog