Majors and Minors

Requirements for Major

  • A minimum of eight units in religious studies, including Religious Studies 101, 102, one course in each of the four areas in religious studies at Albion listed below, and at least two other courses in the department. No more than four 100-level courses can be counted for the major.
  • All courses for the major must be taken for a numerical grade. Exceptions to this policy must be approved by the department faculty.

AREAS IN RELIGIOUS STUDIES AT ALBION

(1) Biblical and Jewish Studies
Current courses in this area include: 121, 122, 215, 220, 222, 320.

(2) Theology and Ethics
Current courses in this area include: 131, 232, 234, 242, 250, 270.

(3) Asian and Comparative Religions
Current courses in this area include: 211, 212, 251, 261.

(4) Islamic Religion
Current courses in this area include: 104, 204, 205, 206.

Requirements for Minor

  • Minimum of five units, including 101, 102 and three additional units, two of which must be above the 100-level.
  • All courses for the minor must be taken for a numerical grade. Exceptions to this policy must be approved by the department faculty.