Aug 16, 2018  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog

Global Religion and Global Issues Minor

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Global Religion and Global Issues

The minor is intended for students who want to better understand the role played by religion in contemporary global events: from religious terrorism to nonviolence, from the suppression of women to the advocacy of civil rights. In this minor, students will study major global religions and their impact on real-world social and political issues. The minor may be of particular interest to students in the social sciences but all students with an interest in the subject are welcome.

Required Courses

  • REL 101. Religions of the World 3.00
  • One Global Religious Traditions course 3 Credit Hours
  • One Religion and Social/Political Engagement course 3 Credit Hours
  • Three electives chosen from either group 9 Credit Hours

Total: 18 Credit Hours

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