Students are required to take 3 courses in either (a) a single religious tradition OR (b) a particular theme from those listed below.

A maximum of two RLST Topics courses can apply toward satisfying the 9 credit hour cluster requirement.

Religious Studies Course Descriptions

Traditions

Buddhism

RLST 2610, Religions of India

RLST 3300, Foundations of Buddhism

RLST 3550, Tibetan Buddhism

RLST 3750, Women in Buddhism

RLST 4250, Topics in Buddhism (repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4750, Daoism

RLST 4850, Gender in Hagiography

Christianity

RLST 1900, Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

RLST 1910, Introduction to the New Testament

RLST 2600, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

RLST 3000, Christian Traditions

RLST 4030, Religions in America (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4050, Topics in Christian Studies (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4170, God and Politics

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4850, Gender in Hagiography

East Asian Religions

RLST 2620, Religions of East Asia

RLST 3800, Chinese Religions

CHIN 3311, Dao and the World

RLST 4730, New Religions of East Asia

RLST 4750, Daoism

Hinduism

RLST 2610, Religions of India

RLST 2612, Yoga: Ancient and Modern

RLST 3200, Hinduism

RLST 4200, Topics in Hinduism (repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4280, The Body & Magic in India

Islam

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 2320, Muslim World 600-1250

RLST 2600, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

RLST 3600, Islam

IAFS 3520/JWST 4302, Global Seminar to Israel, Palestine and West Bank

Judaism

RLST 1830, Global History of Holocaust and Genocide

RLST 1900, Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

RLST 1910, Introduction to the New Testament

RLST 2600, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

RLST 3100, Judaism

IAFS 3520/JWST 4302, Global Seminar to Israel, Palestine and West Bank

RLST 3530, Global Seminar to Istanbul

RLST 4170, God and Politics

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (repeatable depending on the topic)

Native American and Indigenous Religions

ETHN 1023, Introduction to Native American and Indigenous Studies

RLST 2700, American Indian Religious Traditions

RLST 4300, Topics in Native American Religions (repeatable depending on the topic)

ENGL 4717, Native American and Indigenous Studies Capstone Seminar

Themes

Philosophy and Ethics

RLST 1830, Global History of Holocaust and Genocide

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

RLST 3100, Judaism

RLST 3600, Islam

RLST 4030, Religions in America (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4170, God and Politics

RLST 4050, Topics in Christian Studies (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4200, Topics in Hinduism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4250, Topics in Buddhism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

Interreligious Interaction

RLST 1830, Global History of Holocaust and Genocide

RLST 1900, Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

RLST 1910, Introduction to the New Testament

RLST 2320, Muslim World 600-1250

RLST 2500, Religions in the U.S.

RLST 2600, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

RLST 3000, Christian Traditions

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

IAFS 3520/JWST 4302, Global Seminar to Israel, Palestine and West Bank

RLST 3530, Global Seminar to Istanbul

RLST 4170, God and Politics

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

Ancient and Medieval Religions

RLST 1820, Religion and Politics in Ancient Egypt

RLST 1900, Introduction to the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

RLST 1910, Introduction to the New Testament

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 2320, Muslim World 600-1250

RLST 2600, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

RLST 2610, Religions of India

RLST 2612, Yoga: Ancient and Modern

RLST 2614/CLAS 2610, Paganism to Christianity

RLST 3000, Christian Traditions

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3100, Judaism

RLST 3200, Hinduism

RLST 3300, Foundations of Buddhism

RLST 3550, Tibetan Buddhism

RLST 3600, Islam

RLST 4170, God and Politics  

RLST 4200, Topics in Hinduism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4250, Topics in Buddhism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4750, Daoism

Gender and Sexuality

RLST 3750, Women in Buddhism

JWST 3202, Women Gender and Sexuality in Judaism

RLST 4200, Topics in Hinduism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4250, Topics in Buddhism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4850, Gender in Hagiography

Ritual, Performance, and the Body

RLST 1850, Ritual and Media

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 2612, Yoga: Ancient and Modern

RLST 3100, Judaism

RLST 3600, Islam

RLST 3750, Women in Buddhism

RLST 4170, God and Politics  

RLST 4200, Topics in Hinduism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4750, Daoism

Law and Politics

RLST 1830, Global History of Holocaust and Genocide

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 2320, Muslim World 600-1250

RLST 2700, American Indian Religious Traditions

RLST 3000, Christian Traditions

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

RLST 3100, Judaism

IAFS 3520/JWST 4302, Global Seminar to Israel, Palestine and West Bank

RLST 3530, Global Seminar to Istanbul

RLST 3600, Islam

RLST 4030, Religions in America (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4170, God and Politics  

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

Media, Culture, and Contemporary Society

RLST 1850, Ritual and Media

RLST 2202, Foundations of Islamic Traditions

RLST 2500, Religions in the U.S.

RLST 2610, Religions of India

RLST 3040, The Quran

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

RLST 3100, Judaism

RLST 3200, Hinduism

IAFS 3520/JWST 4302, Global Seminar to Israel, Palestine and West Bank

RLST 3530, Global Seminar to Istanbul

RLST 3550, Tibetan Buddhism

RLST 3600, Islam

RLST 4030, Religions in America (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4170, God and Politics  

RLST 4250, Topics in Buddhism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)

Religion and Violence

RLST 1830, Global History of Holocaust and Genocide

RLST 2320, Muslim World 600-1250

RLST 2700, American Indian Religious Traditions

RLST 3000, Christian Traditions

RLST 3060, Fundamentalism and Islam

RLST 4170, God and Politics

RLST 4260, Topics in Judaism (can apply depending on the content of the course, repeatable depending on the topic)