The Department offers a major in Religious Studies for the 40-course Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree programs.

Alternatively, you can choose to do a General Major in the Humanities and select Religious Studies as one of your three streams. You can also opt for Religious Studies as your BA major for the BA/BMgt program.

By selecting one of these degree programs, you will have the opportunity to take up to 20 Religious Studies courses including: World Religions, The Hindu Tradition, The Buddhist Tradition, East Asian Religions, Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Studies in Religious Traditions, and advanced-level courses in the religions of South Asia, East Asia, and the West.

NEW! Religious Studies Minor
As of Fall 2011, you are also able to select Religious Studies as a minor in addition to you regular degree program. Find out more about the minor in Religious Studies.

For more information on any of these degrees, see your Program Planning Guides (BA or BASc) or speak to an Academic Advisor.

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