Religion

RELIGION

Chair:  Sheila Klopfer                                                                           Sheila_Klopfer@georgetowncollege.edu

Major

(B.A. degree) A total of thirty-three semester hours required, including a 200 level course from each of the four areas of inquiry: Bible (REL 231, 233, 235, 237), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 243, 245, 247, 249), World Religions (REL 253, 255), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 257); a 300 level course from each of the four areas of inquiry: Bible (REL 325, 327, 371, 373), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 341, 343, 345), World Religions (REL 353), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 357); REL 450; and six additional hours of electives in the Religion Department. 18 hours must be at the 300 level or above.

 Minor

A total of eighteen semester hours required, including one 200 level course from three of the following areas: Bible (REL 231, 233, 235, 237), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 243, 245, 247, 249), World Religions (REL 253, 255), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 257); one 300 level course from three of the following four areas: Bible (REL 325, 327, 371, 373), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 341, 343, 345), World Religions (REL 353), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 357).

 

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Recommended Sequence of Courses:

First Year:

Either Semester Completed
*200 level course in Bible
*200 level course in Cultural/Historical Studies

Second Year:

Either Semester Completed
*200 level course in Christian Theological Studies
*200 level course in World Religions

Third Year:

Fall Semester Completed Spring Semester Completed
**300 level course in Cultural/Historical Studies **300 level course in World Religions
**300 level course in Christian Theological Studies **300 level course in Bible

Fourth Year:

Fall Semester Completed Spring Semester Completed
REL 450 ***300 level elective within the Religion Department
Elective within the Religion Department
*Denotes courses that meet Core requirements; these courses do not have to be taken in this order.**These courses do not need to be taken in this order.

***A 300 level elective is required to meet the requirement of 18 hours at the 300 level or above.

 

*updated 10/2013



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