Fall 2016

The following courses will be offered through the Religious Studies Department in the Fall 2016 semester. Please note that course descriptions and methods of evaluation are tentative. If additional course information is required, please contact the instructor. For timetable information, such as time or room numbers, please see the Registrar's Office or visit the Bridge. For more information on books, please see the University Bookstore.

2000 level, 3000 level, 4000 level

GREK2850A

Course Title: Introduction to Greek Prose
Instructor: Craig Cooper

Required Textbook(s):

LATI1000A

Course Title: Elementary Latin I
Instructor: Brian Smart

Required Textbook(s):
Wheelock's Latin - Edition #7 (Lafleur)

RELS1000A

Course Title: Introduction to World Religions
Instructor(s): Thomas Robinson, Hillary Rodrigues

Required Textbook(s):
World Religions: A Guide to the Essentials (Robinson et al.)

RELS2001A

Course Title: Studying Religion Critically
Instructor: James Linville

Required Textbook(s):
Beginner's Guide to the Study of Religion (Herling)
A Critical Introduction to the Study of Religion (Martin)

RELS2200A

Course Title: The Buddhist Tradition
Instructor: John Harding

Required Textbook(s):
Story of Buddhism (Lopez)
Studying Buddhism in Practice (Harding)
Life of Milarepa (Lhalungpa)

RELS2500A

Course Title: Christianity
Instructor: Thomas Robinson

Required Textbook(s):
Christianity (MacCulloch)

RELS3000A

Course Title: Modern Christian Creationism
Instructor: James Linville

Required Textbook(s):
Intelligently Designed: How Creationists Built the Campaign Against Evolution (Caudill)

RELS3100A

Course Title: Asian Philosophy
Instructor: Hillary Rodrigues

Required Textbook(s):
Intro to Indian Philosophy (Bartley)
Chinese Philosophy (Haiming)

RELS3501A

Course Title: The History of Pentecostalism
Instructor: Thomas Robinson

Required Textbook(s):
The Cambridge Companion to Pentecostalism (Robeck, Yong)

RELS3600A

Course Title: Classical Islamic Thought
Instructor: Atif Khalil

Required Textbook(s):
Vision of Islam (Murata)
Islam & Destiny of Man (Eaton)

RELS4400A

Course Title: Sufism
Instructor: Atif Khalil

Required Textbook(s):
Garden of Truth (Nasr)
Love is the Wine (Halveti)
Essential Sufism (Frager)