Courses

RELG 212 The Reformation

The Protestant Reformation of the 16th century and the Roman Catholic reaction. (Religion 212 and History 231 may not both be taken for credit.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Hakkenberg M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

RELG 220 Christian Ethics

An examination of Christian moral values and their relation to the issues of contemporary personal and social life. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Peterson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

RELG 232 Religion and Ecology

This course aims to discover how religious traditions have responded to the natural world through story, theology, and action. We will focus on Indigenous traditions, three Asian Religions (Taoism, Hinduism, and Buddhism) and two Western traditions (Judaism and Christianity). We will explore how these diverse traditions offer both ancient and new perspectives on the ecological crisis and express the hope to reunite us with the earth. Topics will include animals, ecosystems, Climate Change, and sustainability, etc. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Larson-Harris T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

RELG 240 Religious Interpreta of Films

This course aims at probing the meaning of contemporary films from several perspectives-social, political, artistic-but especially from a theological point of view. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E Z. Ingle Th 6:00PM-9:00PM

RELG 270 Expl: Muslims in America

A study of the interaction between religion and society in a selected country or region. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Trexler M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

RELG 391 Seminar Cont Religious Studies

This advanced course in religion will examine a continuing problem in religious studies. The course is designed to build on previous religious studies skills, while adding a major research component. Problems examined might include violence, gender, LGBTQIA+, race etc. (1) Course may be repeated for credit. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • take 1 course from subject RELG Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Trexler M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

RELG 412 Senior Thesis

At the end of the junior year every maj or will register with a member of the de partment to study and write a major pape r in the final year. Guidelines, require ments and dates are explained in "The Se nior Thesis." Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A P. Hinlicky

RELG 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminati ng in a paper. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Trexler

RELG 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminati ng in a paper. 1/2 Unit

Requisites

  • See catalog Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Trexler