Fall 2013 Courses

  • List is subject to change; courses may be added before the quarter begins.
  • Majors and minors must take courses for a letter grade.
  • To petition a course for the major/minor, submit a student petition to the Study of Religion office upon enrollment.
  • Courses that focus on a single religious tradition are designated as follows: (B) Buddhism, (C) Christianity, (EA) East Asian, (H) Hinduism, (I) Islam, (J) Judaism, (P) Paganism.

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Minor only
ANTH 1 Introduction to Culture LE
MMW 11 Pre-History & Ancient Foundations    LE
PHIL 31 Introduction to Ancient Philosophy LE    
RELI 1 Introduction to Religion LE  


Arts & Humanities
HIEU 104 Byzantine Empire LE 785596 Watts
HIEU 174 The Holocaust: A Psychological Approach SE 785602 Hughes By petition
HINE 108 The Middle East Before Islam LE 785740 Goodblatt
HINE 114 History of the Islamic Middle East LE 785741 Provence
HINE 126 Iranian Revolution in Historical Perspective LE 789377 Gheissari
JUDA 100B Intro to the Hebrew Bible: The Poetic Books LE 787025 Propp (J)
JUDA 101 Intro to Hebrew Texts LE 781394 Sherman (J)
RELI 134 Topics/AmerReligion: What is Happening to Religion in America? LE 786989 Cassedy
RELI 144 Devils and Demons in Christianity LE 780021 Kalleres (C)
VIS 120A Greek Art LE 784900 Nodelman
VIS 126K Oceanic Art LE 784903 Sowell By petition
Social Sciences
COMM 176 Communication and Religion LE 786490 Horwitz
POLI 110A Citiz & Saints: Plato-Augustine LE 786850 Goldman
POLI 121 Gov & Politics/Middle East LE 786855 Lakoff
SOCI 100 Classical Sociological Theory LE Goldman