Religious Studies Courses

Religious Studies (REL) courses

  • REL 100 Religion and Human Culture

    General Education Component: GEC 115 - Public Affairs: Cultural Competence.

    To discover what religion is and does; place of religion in human thought and action.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    330Fall, Spring
  • REL 101 Introduction to the Old Testament

    General Education Component: GEC 111 - Human Cultures: Humanities.

    Literature of the Old Testament including the historical backgrounds and major concepts of these books.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    330Fall, Spring
  • REL 102 Introduction to the New Testament

    General Education Component: GEC 111 - Human Cultures: Humanities.

    Literature of the New Testament including the historical backgrounds and major concepts of these books.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    330Fall, Spring
  • REL 103 History of the English Bible

    The ancient manuscript of the Bible; early versions; evaluation of recent translations.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    110Upon demand
  • REL 131 Religion in America

    General Education Component: GEC 110 - Human Cultures: Social & Behavioral Sciences.

    Recounts the development of American religious life and the influences of religion on American institutions and its people.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    330Fall, Spring
  • REL 197 Topics in Religious Studies

    Topics of general interest in the area of Religious Studies. Examples: Fundamentalism, Muslim Spain, Heresy and Holiness, Hell and the Devil, the Shroud of Turin. May be repeated, as topics change, to a maximum of 6 hours. Variable content course.

    Credit hoursLecture contact hoursLab contact hoursTypically offered
    1-3Upon demand