Courses for Concentration

Individualized Studies

THL 2050

Old Testament Survey

THL 2100

Genesis to Judges

THL 2200

Hebrew Prophets

THL 2300

New Testament Survey

THL 2310

Synoptic Gospels

THL 2320

New Testament Letters

THL 2330

Johannine Literature

THL 2400

Archaeology of the Bible

THL 2420

Women in the Bible

THL 2460

Bible and Environment

THL 2470

New Testament Ethics

THL 2480

New Testament Spiritualities

THL 2490

Themes Biblical Studies

THL 2500

Themes Ancient Christianity

THL 2525

Themes Medieval Christianity

THL 2550

Themes Modern Christianity

THL 2590

Themes Historical Theology

THL 2750

Augustine Then and Now

THL 2760

Augustine's Influence & Legacy

THL 2780

Christianity in History

THL 2795

Ritual and Religion in Italy

THL 2900

Catholicism in U.S.

THL 2910

Contemporary Catholicism

THL 3100

Christian Anthropology

THL 3200

Understanding Jesus

THL 3250

Problem of Evil

THL 3355

Death and Dying

THL 3400

Sacraments

THL 3450

Pastoral Care of the Sick

THL 3510

Marriage in the Christian Tradition

THL 3550

Presence and Absence of God

THL 3600

Liturgy, Cultures, and Justice

THL 3760

Faith, Identity, and Calling

THL 3790

Themes Theological Studies

THL 3850

Theology of Ministry

THL 3900

Leadership for Ministry

THL 4100

Christian Ethics

THL 4200

Ethics of Life and Death

THL 4250

Global Poverty & Justice

THL 4320

Markets and Morality

THL 4330

Christian Environmental Ethics

THL 4360

Option for the Poor

THL 4490

Themes Christian Ethics

THL 4500

Augustinian Spirituality

THL 4550

The Contemplative Tradition

THL 4700

Spirituality and Technology

THL 4990

Themes Spirituality Studies

THL 5000

Themes in Religion

THL 5100

Heritage of Judaism

THL 5150

Islam: History,Thought,Culture

THL 5160

Islamic Mysticism

THL 5170

Islamic Philosophy & Theology

THL 5180

Islamic Political Thought

THL 5200

Religion in Russia

THL 5260

Mysticism: East & West

THL 5270

Religion in India and SE Asia

THL 5280

Religion in China and Japan

THL 5285

Buddhist Tradition

THL 5300

Eastern Christian Life/Thought

THL 5400

Science & Religion

THL 5410

Theology and Film

THL 5420

Modernity and Crisis of Faith

THL 5450

Religion, Art, and Science

THL 5800

Religion and Literature

THL 5820

Religion in America

THL 5850

Women in Rel & Society

THL 5999

Themes Faith and Culture

THL 6050

Internship

THL 6100

Service Learning Charity

THL 6400

Independent Study

Students may complete the following approved Tier 1 elective courses outside the THL/RST Department without seeking prior approval from our Director of Undergraduate Programs. The Director may approve individual courses taken in areas not identified below (for example, Tier 2 elective courses listed under the other THL/RST concentrations).  

CHE 2910

Catholic Soc Thought & the EGR

GIS 4275

Global Religions & the State

HIS 2280

Catholic Church in America

HIS 3006

Medieval Europe 500-1500

HIS 3018

Pagans, Jews, and Christians

HIS 3108

The Crusades

HIS 3118

Religious Poverty in Mid Ages

HIS 3131

The Reformation

HIS 3142

The Enlightenment

HIS 4031

Islamic Civilization to 1800

HIS 4076

Jewish History

HON 1002

Interdisc Humanities I: HIS

HON 1003

Interdisc Humanities I: THL

HON 1052

Interdisc Humanities II: HIS

HON 1053

Interdisc Humanities II:THL

HON 2003

Interdisc Humanities III: THL

HUM 2001

THL: God

HUM 2002

Human Person

HUM 2100

HIS:The Goods & the Good Life

HUM 3000

ENG: The Catholic Imagination

HUM 3001

ENG: Lewis Tolkien & Inklings

HUM 3002

Romantic Revolutions

HUM 3003

LIT English Catholic Literatur

HUM 3050

The Poetry of Meditation

HUM 3100

PHI: Philosophy & Human Person

HUM 3140

PSC: Religion and Politics

HUM 3180

PHI: Faith & Reason

HUM 3250

Ethics & Culture Wars

HUM 4000

Jews,Christians,Muslims:Dialog

HUM 4350

PHI: Problem of Love

HUM 4500

J.R.R. Tolkien

HUM 5500

Will & Grace: Simone Weil

HUM 5700

Sexuality, Sin and the Self

HUM 5800

THL: Religion & Literature

PHI 2430

Eco-Feminism

PHI 2440

Amer Indian Thought & Culture

PHI 2450

Catholic Social Thought

PHI 2550

Technology & Society

PHI 2900

Philosophy of Religion

PHI 2910

Mysticism & Philosophy

PHI 2920

Asian Philosophies

PHI 3100

Augustine & Antiquity

PHI 3120

Augustine & Modernity

PHI 3410

Thomas Aquinas

PHI 4110

Metaphysics

PHI 4875

Hermeneutics

PJ 2200

Caring for the Earth

PJ 2250

Violence & Justice in the Wrld

PJ 2400

Serv Learng Charity/Solidarity

PJ 2600

Catholic Social Teaching

PJ 2700

Peacemakers & Peacemaking

PJ 2900

Ethical Issues in P & J

PJ 3100

Amer. Indian Thought & Culture

PJ 3400

War and Morality

PJ 3500

Making Peace Work

PJ 4600

Global Poverty & Justice

PJ 5400

Ethics, Justice and the Family

PJ 5700

The Meanings of Justice

PSC 6140

Religion and Politics

SOC 2600

Sociology of Religion

THE 3010

Mindfulness in Action 

The Director may approve Tier 2 elective courses listed under the other THL/RST concentrations.

Language Option: Classical and Critical Languages

With prior approval of the Director of Undergraduate Programs students may complete the following language courses. The Director may approve individual courses not identified below.

ARB 1111

Basic Arabic I

ARB 1112

Basic Arabic II

ARB 1121

Intermediate Arabic I

ARB 1122

Intermediate Arabic II

ARB 1123

Intermediate Arabic I

ARB 1124

Intermediate Arabic II

ARB 1125

Intermediate Arabic III

ARB 1131

Intensive Adv Arabic I

ARB 1132

Intensive Adv Arabic II

ARB 1133

Conversational Arabic I

ARB 1134

Conversational Arabic II

ARB 2100

Arabic Lit in English Trans

ARB 2141

Arab-Andulasian Legacy

ARB 2142

Arab Culture

CHI 1111

Basic Chinese I

CHI 1112

Basic Chinese II

CHI 1113

Business Chinese

CHI 1121

Intermediate Chinese I

CHI 1122

Intermediate Chinese II

CHI 1131

Advanced Chinese I

CHI 1132

Advanced Chinese II

CHI 1133

Advanced Chinese III

CHI 1134

Advanced Chinese IV

CHI 1135

Conversational Chinese I

CHI 1136

Conversational Chinese II

CHI 2143

Chinese Culture

CHI 2144

Chinese Film & Novel

CHI 3414

Chinese Classical Thought

JPN 1111

Introductory Japanese I

JPN 1112

Introductory Japanese II

JPN 1121

Intermediate Japanese I

JPN 1122

Intermediate Japanese II

JPN 1131

Advanced Japanese I

JPN 1132

Advanced Japanese II

JPN 1133

Advanced Japanese III

JPN 1134

Advanced Japanese IV

JPN 2100

Japanese Lit Eng Trans

JPN 2102

Japanese Film

JPN 2215

Women in Asia

LAT 0200

Intro Latin I

LAT 0201

Intro Latin II

LAT 1111

Introductory Latin I

LAT 1112

Introductory Latin II

LAT 1113

Intensive Introductory Latin

LAT 1121

Intermediate Latin I

LAT 1122

Intermediate Latin II

LAT 2031

Intermediate Latin I

RUS 1111

Introductory Russian I

RUS 1112

Introductory Russian II

RUS 1123

Intermediate Russian I

RUS 1124

Intermediate Russian II

RUS 1125

Intermediate Russian III

RUS 1131

Conversation Composition

RUS 1132

Advanced Convers & Comp

RUS 3412

Special Topics

GRK 1051

New Testament Greek I

GRK 1052

New Testament Greek II

GRK 1111

Introductory Ancient Greek I

GRK 1112

Introductory Ancient Greek II

GRK 1113

Intensive Intro. Ancient Greek

GRK 1121

Intermediate Ancient Greek I

GRK 1122

Intermediate Ancient Greek II

GRK 3001

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