Spring 2016 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
HUM 2 Rome, Christianity & the Middle Ages LE


Arts & Humanities
HINE 118 Middle East/Twentieth Century LE 867016 Kayali
HINE 130 Intro Old Testament: Historical Books (crosslisted with JUDA 130) LE 867017 Propp (J)
HINE 170 Special Tops/Jewish History: The Jesus of History - A First Century Galilean Jew
SE 867018 Goodblatt
HISC 110 Historical Encounters of Science and Religion LE 867021 Westman By petition
JUDA 130 Intro Old Testament: Historical Books (crosslisted with HINE 130) LE 864361 Propp (J)
LTWL 100 Mythology LE 867109 Myerston
LTWL 138 Critical Religion Studies: Dying for God in Judaism, Christianity and Islam
LE 867112 Kalleres  
PHIL 185 Philosophy of Religion LE 864923 Nelkin
RELI 101 Tools & Methods in the Study of Religion LE 864259 Rahimi
RELI 134 Topics/American Religion: What in the World Is Happening to Religion in America? LE 864260 Cassedy
RELI 146 Topics/Religions of Antiquity: Prophets, Seers & Oracles LE 864261 Myerston
RELI 151 Deep Ecology: Knowing Place LE 864262 Cohen
RELI 188 Special Topics in Religion: The Devil in Film LE 864263 Kalleres (C)
VIS 126HN Pacific Coast American Indian Art LE 867851 Newsome By petition
VIS 126K Oceanic Art LE 873143
Social Sciences
 ANAR 143  Archeology, Anthropology & the Bible LE 865372  Levy  
 ANSC 120  Anthropology of Religion LE 865376   
 ANSC 154  Gender and Religion LE 865384   Brenner  


1-unit, P/NP grading, not applicable toward major or minor
RELI 87 Beginning Meditation & Four Noble Truths SE 870531  Verdicchio