Fall 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
MMW 11 Pre-History & Ancient Foundations    LE
PHIL 31 Introduction to Ancient Philosophy LE    
RELI 1 Introduction to Religion LE  
SOCI 1 Introduction to Sociology LE


Arts & Humanities
HIEU 158 Why Hitler? How Auschwitz? LE 850418 Hertz
HINE 114 History/Islamic Middle East LE 850560 Provence
HINE 119 U.S. Mid-East Policy-Post WWII LE 850561 Kayali
JUDA 101 Introduction to Hebrew Texts LE 844032 Propp (J) By petition
LTWL 138 Critical Religion Studies LE 846455 Kalleres (C) (FA15 only)
VIS 120B Roman Art LE 846582 Nodelman
Social Sciences
ANAR 154 The Aztecs & Their Ancestors LE 847861 Braswell
COMM 176 Communication and Religion LE 847110 Horwitz
POLI 110A Citizens & Saints: Plato-Augustine LE 845965 Goldman
POLI 121 Gov & Politics in the Middle East LE 845970 Lakoff
SOCI 100 Classical Sociological Theory LE 848625 Goldman


1-unit, P/NP grading, not applicable toward major or minor
RELI 87 Freshman Seminar: The Devil in Film SE 852456 Kalleres