Winter 2020 course offerings

The Religious Studies department will have several online and in-class course offerings in winter 2020. Course times and locations will be posted on the Schedule of Classes when available. For course descriptions, please see the Undergraduate Calendar. Here is the list of courses to look forward to!

This list is subject to change. Updated January 7, 2019.

100 | 200 | 300 | 400

RS 100s

RS Course

Mode

Instructor

100

Religions of Asia

Online

Marybeth White

102

Introductory Ancient Greek 2

In class Christina Vester

110

Religions of the West

Online

Carmen Celestini

111

Relationships in the Bible (Old Testament)

In class Jim Diamond

115R

Sex, Politics, and Religion in the U.S. and Canada

In class Laura Morlock

121

Evil

Online

Carolyn Whitney-Brown

150

Christian Ethics

In class

David Perrin

152

Introduction to Christian Theology

In class

Jeremy Bergen

180

Love and Friendship

Online Carolyn Whitney-Brown

RS 200s

RS Course

Mode

Instructor

203

Hinduism

In class

Patricia Campbell

206

Japanese Religions

In class Jeff Wilson

216

Islam

In class Doaa Shalabi

224

Selections from Greek Authors

In class

Christina Vester

235

Jesus: Life and Legacy

Online

Amanda Witmer

236

Paul: Life and Letters

Online

Amanda Witmer

240

History of Christianity

In class

David Neufeld

258

God

In class

Carol Penner

260

How to Study Religion

In class

Douglas Cowan

262

Religion in the Sociological Perspective

In class Sarah Wilkins-Laflamme

270R

Religion in Popular Film

Online Brooke Brassard

272

The Holocaust and Film

In class

Jim Diamond

284

Gender and the Great Religions

In class Doris Jakobsh

RS 300s

RS Course

Mode

Instructor

335

The Violence of the Bible

In class

Derek Suderman

357

The Christian Hymn

In class Katherine Steiner

361

Anthropology of Religion

In class

Secil Dagtas

383

Justice, Peace, and Development

In class Myroslaw Tataryn

387

Aging and the Spiritual Life

In class Jane Kuepfer

398

Directed Readings in Special Subjects

In class

TBD

RS 400s

RS Course

Mode

Instructor

420R

Critical Encounter with Human Nature

In class

Douglas Cowan

499

Senior Seminar

In class

David Seljak

Be sure to check out the Registrar Office's important dates so you know when you can add classes!