Religion

Minor in Religion

Fall 2014 Courses

Why has religion become such an important and controversial part of modern life around the world? What do Americans, who live in the most religiously diverse society on earth need to know about each other's religious ideas, values and beliefs? Is it possible to study world religions objectively and impartially?

 


Explore the Religion Minor, which was offered for the first time in the fall of 2009 by the Department of History, Political Science, Philosophy and American studies. If you are currently a religion minor make sure to check out the changes to the minor that take effect in Fall 2014. Whether your focus is in liberal arts, business, education, pre-med, nursing or another discipline, you can use the religion minor to enhance your major.   

To become a Religion minor, complete this form and submit it to Dr. David Damrel in Media 132.



Special Fall 2014 classes include:
  •  RELG U100 American Religious Experience (Online)
  •  RELG U305 Religion, Health & Healing (Online)
  •  RELG U399-001 History & Religion of Modern Iran
  •  RELG U399-002 History of American Christianity 
  •  RELG U399-003 Science Fiction and Religion 

FALL 2014  RELIGION COURSES
(Click here to download this schedule)

To check on class schedules, availability and other details, please click here.
Note: Please note that the information posted below is subject to change.


COMPARATIVE RELIGION SECTIONS

RELG U100 American Religious Experience Section 01W (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #96317 Instructor: Damrel.
Class fulfills General-Education Credit
ONLINE

RELG U103 Comparative Religion Section 001 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86311 Instructor: Neely, S.
Class Meets MWF 11 a.m. to 12: 15 p.m. in ACAD/ACAN 2-204

RELG U103 Comparative Religion Section 002 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86313 Instructor: Liebowitz.
Class Meets M&W 12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in MEDIA 217

RELG U103 Comparative Religion Section 003 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86319 Instructor: Teall-Fleming.
Class Meets TR 9:25 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. in ACAD/ACAN 2-201

RELG U103 Comparative Religion Section 004 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86320 Instructor: Teall-Fleming.
Class Meets TR 10:50 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. in ACAD/ACAN 2-201

RELG U103 Comparative Religion Section 005 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86324 Instructor: Damrel.
Class Meets MWF 1:00 p.m. to 1:50 p.m. in MEDIA 122

CATALOG COURSES

RELG U305 Religion, Health & Healing Section 01W (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #96318 Instructor: Damrel.
ONLINE


SPECIAL TOPICS COURSES

RELG U399 History & Religion in Modern Iran, 1905-- Present
Section 001 (3 Credit Hours)
Class Meets MWF 11:00 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. in LBCL 238
Schedule Code #86345 Instructor: Damrel.
Cross listed with HIST U494 Section 001 Schedule Code #86217  

RELG U399 History of American Christianity
Section 002 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86347 Instructor: K. Neely.
Class Meets M&W 2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. in LBCL 246
Cross listed with HIST U494 Section 002 Schedule Code # TBA 

RELG U399 Science Fiction and Religion 
Section 003 (3 Credit Hours)
Schedule Code #86349 Instructor: K. Neely.
Class Meets MW 10:0 a.m. to 11:5 a.m. in MEDIA 238


RELIGION MINOR STUDENT WORKSHEET

To download a Religion minor Student Worksheet, please click here.


For information please contact:
Dr. David Damrel
Department
of History, Political Science, Philosophy & American Studies (HPPA)
Media Building Room 132

Department Chair
Dr. Robert McCormick

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