Current Courses 2014-2017

 Fall 14 | Spring 15 | Fall 15 | Spring 16 | Fall 16 | Spring 17

Please consult the Tri-College Course Guide for complete information about course meeting times and locations.

Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
003 The Bible: In the Beginning...
010 African American Religions
011 First-Year Seminar: Religion and the Meaning of Life
011B The Religion of Islam: The Islamic Humanities (W)
015B Philosophy of Religion (cross-listed as PHIL 016)
019 First-Year-Seminar: Religion and Food
053 Gender, Sexuality, and the Body in Islamic Discourses
059 Hebrew for Text Study II
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
095 Religion Café: Senior Symposium
114 Seminar: Love and Religion
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
002 Religion in America
005 World Religions
008 Patterns of Asian Religions (W)
008B The Qur'an and its Interpreters
021 Prison Letters: Religion and Transformation
030 Power of Images: Icons and Iconoclasts
038 Religion and Film
042 Cross-listed as DANC 038. Performing Ecstasy, Dancing the Sacred
043 Cross-listed as LASC 025. In Quest of God: The Latin American Religious Arena
057 Hebrew for Text Study I (cross-listed as LING 007)
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
112 Seminar: Postmodern Religious Thought
119 Seminar: Islamic Law and Society
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
001 Religion and Human Experience
006B The Talmud
011B The Religion of Islam: The Islamic Humanities (W)
019 First-Year Seminar: Religion and Food
020 Christian Mysticism
024 From Vodun to Voodoo: African Religions in the Old and New Worlds
053 Gender, Sexuality, and the Body in Islamic Discourses
059 Hebrew for Text Study II
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
095 Religion Café: Senior Symposium
108 Seminar:  Poets, Saints, and Storytellers
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
008 Patterns of Asian Religions (W)
025 Black Women and Religion in the United States
027 Radical Jesus
032 Queering God
038 Religion and Film
054 Power and Authority in Modern Islamic Discourses
057 Hebrew for Text Study I (cross-listed as LING 007)
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
100 Seminar: Holy War, Martyrdom, and Suicide in Christianity, Judaism and Islam
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
001 Religion and Human Experience
003 The Bible: In the Beginning...
009 The Buddhist Traditions of Asia
011 First-Year Seminar: Religion and the Meaning of Life
015B Philosophy of Religion (Cross-listed as PHIL 016)
053 Gender, Sexuality, and the Body in Islamic Discourses
059 Hebrew for Text Study II (Cross-listed as LING 010)
095 Religion Café: Senior Symposium
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
114 Seminar: Love and Religion
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
008 Patterns of Asian Religions (W)
010 Afro-American Religions
018 Global Christianities
029 Is God a White Supremacist? (new course)
044 Religion and Comics/Graphics (new course)
057 Hebrew for Text Study I (Cross-listed as LING 007)
093(1) Directed Reading: Readings in Classical Jewish Texts
093(2) Directed Reading
112 Seminar: Postmodern Religious Thought
127 Seminar: Secrecy and Heresy