HUMA - Humanities (HUMA)

HUMA 211/RELS 211 Hebrew Scriptures

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Philosophical concepts of the Hebrew Scriptures as they relate to the development of religious and ethical ideas.
Cross Listing: RELS 211/HUMA 211.

HUMA 213/RELS 213 New Testament

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

The origin and development of the religious and philosophical concepts of the New Testament.
Cross Listing: RELS 213/HUMA 213.

HUMA 303/RELS 303 Near Eastern Religions

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Beliefs and practices of Judaism, Zoroastrianism, Christianity and Islam with particular attention to their philosophical presuppositions.
Cross Listing: RELS 303/HUMA 303.

HUMA 304/RELS 304 Indian and Oriental Religions

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Beliefs and practices of Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism and Shinto with particular attention to their philosophical presuppositions.
Cross Listing: RELS 304/HUMA 304.

HUMA 321 Political Islam and Jihad

Credits 3. 3 Lecture Hours.

Interaction between Islamic movements and politics in various Middle Eastern countries; the meaning and evolution of jihad; the role of Islam as a tool for political and social mobilization.
Prerequisite: Junior or senior classification or approval of instructor.
Cross Listing: INTS 321 and RELS 321.

HUMA 485 Directed Studies

Credits 1 to 6. 1 to 6 Other Hours.

Directed Studies in humanities. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisite: Approval of department head.

HUMA 489 Special Topics in...

Credits 1 to 4. 1 to 4 Lecture Hours.

Selected topics in an identified area of humanities. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisite: Approval of instructor.