Winter 2015 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
HUM 1 Foundations/Western Civilization: Israel & Greece LE
MMW 12 Classical & Medieval Traditions LE    
RELI 2 Comparative World Religions LE 824296 Bass
SOCI 2 The Study of Society LE


Arts & Humanities
HIEA 137 Women & Family/Chinese History LE 829990 Lu
HINE 103 The Jewish Diaspora/Antiquity SE 830136  Goodblatt (J)
HINE 116 Mid East/Age of Euro Empires LE 830137 Provence
JUDA 130 Introduction to the Old Testament: Historical Books LE 830670 Propp (J)
LTEN 117 Topics/The 17th Century: Milton LE 830759 Randel By petition
LTEU 105 Medieval Studies: Inferno and Purgatory (Dante) LE 830763 DeMarchiGherini
LTEN 179 Topic:Arab/Muslim Amer Identy: Muslim Diaspora LE 825469 el Tayeb
LTWL 100 Mythology LE 829488 duBois  
LTWL 135 The Buddhist Imaginary LE 829491 Cohen (B)
LTWL 138 Critical Religion Studies LE 829492 Rahimi
RELI 147 Pagan Europe & Its Christian Aftermath LE 824297 Caciola (C)
RELI 150 Religion and Cinema LE 830666 Rahimi
RELI 189 Seminar in Religion SE 824298 Kalleres Postponed to SP15
VIS122AN Renaissance Art LE 829346
VIS126BN  Art&Civilization/Ancient Maya LE 829348 Newsome  
Social Sciences
ETHN 166 Topic:Arab/Muslim Amer Identy:Muslim Diaspora LE 825469 el Tayeb
POLI 110B Sovereigns,Subj & Modern State LE 826809 LeJeune
POLI 136 Religion and Politics LE 826822 Magagna By petition
SOCI 100 Classical Sociological Theory LE 826656 Medvetz
SOCI 188E Community & Social Change in Africa LE 826673 Jules-Rosette


Not applicable toward major or minor
RELI 87 Freshman Seminar: Beginning Meditation SE 823964 Verdicchio