20. Studies in Religion

This focal study investigates religion and cross-cultural religious practices from the disciplines of Anthropology, Art History, Philosophy, Sociology, Political Science and History.

Complete at least three courses and a minimum of 10 credits. No more than two of these courses may have the same disciplinary prefix.

Complete two courses from the first cluster and one course from the second cluster.


First Cluster (complete 2 courses)
ANTH/REL 140 Intro to Comparative Religions  4 credits
ANTH/REL 240  Topics in Comparative Religion  4 credits
ARTHI 276 Art and Architecture of Asia 4 credits
HIST 113         Islamic Mid-East: 570-1300   4 credits    
POLS 211/REL 211 Religion and Politics  4 credits    
PHIL 206 Medieval Philosophy  4 credits    

Second Cluster (complete 1 course)
ANTH 340  Symbolism, Myth, and Ritual  4 credits
ARTHI 342 Islamic Art and Architecture 4 credits
HIST 301 Medieval Europe 4 credits
HIST 305  The History of Magic and Witchcraft 4 credits
PHIL 305 Asian Philosophy     4 credits  
PHIL 309  Philosophy of Religion 4 credits
MUS 341/Rel 341 Music in World Religions4 credits  
SOC 313 Sociology of Religion  4 credits