Courses

RELG 130 Living Religions-Global

The major living religions of the world ; their sources, nature, and attempt to deal with certain human problems. Lectur e: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
G Dr. Melanie E. Trexler M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

RELG 241 Relig & Philosoph of China

An interdisciplinary examination of the philosophical and religious traditions of East Asia. Topics include the central ideas and practices of these traditions, their historical development, their styles of reasoning, and the relationship between religion and philosophy. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Marwood Larson-Harris M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

RELG 246 Holocaust

An historical account and a religious analysis of the Holocaust, including an examination of theological reactions to this event. (Cross-listed as History 246). Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Robert A. Willingham F 1:30PM-4:30PM

RELG 391 Sem: Religion & Peace Building

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 Dr. Melanie E. Trexler M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

RELG 410 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
MT Dr. Melanie E. Trexler

RELG 416 Internship

A supervised placement in a local churc h, clinical setting, or social service a gency, in which the student would be req uired to make a practical application of theological and ethical insights. Lectu re: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
NW Dr. Ned Wisnefske