Non-Western Courses in Religion

The Religion major must include at least two Religion Department courses from among those designated as fulfilling the Non-Western requirement.

The Religion modified major must include at least one Religion Department course from among those designated as fulfilling the Non-Western requirement.

The Religion minor must include at least one Religion Department course from among those designated as fulfilling the Non-Western requirement.

Religion courses designated as fulfilling the Non-Western requirement include:

REL 2.01 Religions of Southeast Asia (Identical to ASCL 51.05)
REL 9 Hinduism (Identical to ASCL 51.01)
REL 10 The Religions of China (Identical to ASCL 61.01)
REL 14 Introduction to African Religions (Identical to AAAS 18.03)

REL 16.01 An Introduction to Islam (Identical to MES 06.02)
REL 16.02 Modern Islam (Identical to MES 17.09)
REL 16.04 Radical Islam: Jihadis, Salafis, and Radical Reformists in the 20th and 21st Century (Identical to MES 17.07)
REL 16.05 The Qur'an and the Prophet
REL 16.06 Islamic Spirituality: Sufism, Mysticism, Ascetism
REL 16.07 Islam and Medicine from the Medieval to Modern Eras (Identical to MES 9.01)

REL 16.08 Shi`i Islam
REL 16.09 Magic, Miracles, and the Prophet Muhammad (Identical to MES 13.12)
REL 18 Indian Buddhism (Identical to ASCL 51.03)
REL 19.31 Religions of Japan (Identical to ASCL 61.06)
REL 19.32  Shinto: Foundations, Festivals, and Fox Shrines (Identical to ASCL 61.07)
REL 20.05 What is Religion?
REL 20.06  Shamanism: The Agony and the Ecstasy
REL 20.07 
Archaeologies of Religion
REL 27 The Qur'an and the Prophet
REL 28.02 The Islam of Morocco
REL 28.03 Muslim Feminism (Identical to WGSS 41.04 and MES 19.02)
REL 28.04 Gender in Islam (Identical to WGSS 43.06)
REL 28.06 
Medical Ethics and Islam
REL 28.07 Disease and Desire in Medieval Islam
REL 32.01 Christianity in Korea ((Identical to ASCL 64.04 and HIST 78)
REL 37 
Mountain Gods, Mummies and Messiahs: Religions of the Andes
REL 40 Topics in the Religions of South and Southeast Asia
REL 40.01 Gods, Demons, and Monkeys: The Ramayana Epic of India
REL 40.07 Hindus and Muslims in India
REL 41 
Topics in the Study of Buddhism
REL 41.01 Mahayana Buddhist Texts
REL 41.02 Buddhism and Film (Identical to FILM 47.22)
REL 41.03 The Struggle for Liberation: Women, Monasticism and Buddhism (Identical to WGSS 44.07)
REL 41.04 Buddhist Meditation Theory (Identical to ASCL 61.04)
REL 41.05 Tibetan Buddhism (Identical to ASCL 51.04)
REL 41.06 Buddhism in Korea and Japan: From Tribute Missions to Temple Tourism (Identical to ASCL 61.08)
REL 41.07 
Buddhism, Sexuality, and Gender in Southeast Asia
REL 42 Goddesses of India (Identical to WGSS 43.04)
REL 46 Daoism: Transformations of Tradition
REL 47 Buddhism in China
REL 48 Body and Sex in Chinese Religions (Identical to WGSS 43.05)
REL 49 
Topics in East Asian Religions
REL 49.01 Apocalyptic Thought
REL 55 Ancient Egyptian Religion
REL 66 Women, Religion, and Social Change in Africa (Identical to AAAS 42 and WGSS 44.03)
REL 74.15 African Religions, Health, and Healing Traditions (Identical to AAAS 91.03)

REL 80.04 Sacred Time
REL 80.06 The Creation of "Buddhism"