Nov 29, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies Minor

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Carlo Filice, Coordinator (Welles Hall 102D)

The Religious Studies minor provides the opportunity for students to gain a critical understanding of the role of religion in the development of human perspectives and in society. The program involves the study of religious texts, modes of thought, socio-political behavior, and Western and non-Western experiences. This interdisciplinary Religious Studies minor assumes that religious phenomena can be examined according to the canons of scholarly discourse at a college supported by public funds.

Total Credits Required to Complete Minor: 24

Basic Requirements: (3 Credits)

One course in Study of Texts from:

One course in Critical Analysis of Religious Perspectives from:

One course in Social and Political Approaches to Religion from:

Three additional courses selected from those above: (9 Credits)

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