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Religious Studies Concentration

I. Required Courses: 24 S.H.

· PHI 015 Critical Thinking
· PHI 040 Introduction to Ethics
· PHI 060 Introduction to Religious Studies
· PHI 110 Comparative Study of Religion
· PHI 130 Asian Philosophy
· PHI 170 Philosophy of Religion
· PHI 270 Interpretation of Religious Texts
• PHI 381 Senior Seminar in Philosophy and Religion 

II. Restricted Electives: 6 S.H. Select 2 of the following courses:

· PHI 105 Medieval Philosophy
· PHI 116 Ancient Philosophy
· PHI 121 Modern Philosophy: Rationalists/Empiricists
• PHI 136 Kant to Hegel

III. Open Electives: 9 S.H.
Two courses (6 S.H.) must be at the 300 level or above.

· PHI 020 Introduction to Logic
· PHI 030 Introduction to Philosophy
· PHI 080 Business Ethics
· PHI 105 Medieval Philosophy
· PHI 116 Ancient Philosophy
· PHI 121 Modern Philosophy
· PHI 125 Aspects of Death & Dying
· PHI 136 Kant to Hegel
· PHI 140 Symbolic Logic
· PHI 150 History of Scientific Ideas
· PHI 160 Philosophy of Sport
· PHI 202 Honors:  Two Philosophers
· PHI 210 Medical Ethics
· PHI 215 Persons, Life, and Death
· PHI 225  Metalogic
· PHI 230 Philosophy of History
· PHI 235 Topics in Moral Theory
· PHI 240 Philosophy of the Social Sciences
· PHI 241 Philosophy of Mind
· PHI 245 Human Love and Sexual Morality
· PHI 249 Interpretations of the Quran
· PHI 260 Philosophy of Art
· PHI 265 Social & Political Philosophy
· PHI 280 American Philosophy
· PHI 310 Theory of Knowledge
· PHI 330 Philosophy of Science
· PHI 345 Metaphysics
· PHI 350-354 Selected Topics in Philosophy
· PHI 355 Existentialism & Phenomenology
· PHI 375 Philosophy of Language
· PHI 379 Independent Study
• PHI 470 Selected Topics in Philosophy

Concomitant Courses: 15 S.H.
Select courses from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences with the approval of the faculty advisor, including at least two of the following courses:

· ANT 165  Islamic Culture
· ANT 171  People/Cultures India/S. Asia
· ANT 212  Anthropology of Religion
· ANT 285  Millenarian Movements
· ARH 302  Early Christian & Byzantine Art
· ARH 305  Medieval Art
· ARH 311  English Cathedrals
· ENG 111  Bible as Story and Lit. Source
· ENG 122  Current Themes In Literature: The Literature of Peace
· ENG 251  Old Testament Literature
· ENG 252  New Testament Literature
· HIS 225   History of the Jewish People in Modern Times
· HIS 227   History of the Holocaust
· HIS 228   History of Religion in America
· HIS 256   The Modern Middle East
· HIS 325   The Middle Ages
· HIS 330   Renaissance and Reformation
· SOC 140  Racial and Ethnic Minorities
· SOC 210  Religion and Contemporary Society
· SOC/ANT 246 Third World Development
• SWK 130  Poverty and Social Welfare

**ARH 302, ARH 305, and ARH 311 are offered by the College of Visual and Performing Arts and may count toward satisfaction of the concomitant requirement.

Free Electives: 6 S.H.
Select courses from the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. Electives may include courses toward a minor with approval of faculty and minor advisor.