Religious Studies Courses

Religious Studies (REL) courses

  • REL 100 Religion and Human Culture

    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

    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

    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

    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