Religion Courses (REL) | Troy University

Religion Courses (REL)

REL 2210

Introduction to Biblical Studies (3)

 

An Introduction to the books of the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) and New Testament in their historical settings, emphasizing textual analyses, literary forms/ their function and use in the past and present in both the Jewish and Christian traditions.

REL 2230

General Topics in Religion (3)

 

Historical examination of a designed topic of special and/or current interest and importance generally not covered in regularly offered courses by the department. This course may be repeated once for credit.

REL 2280

World Religions (3)

 

Historical development and basic beliefs of the world’s major religions.

REL 2285

Travel Study in Religion (1-3)

 

Supervised investigation of relevant topics in religion through travel-study abroad or within the interior of United States. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor. Course may be repeated for credit with permission of instructor.

REL 3380

Travel Study in Religion (1-3)

 

Supervised investigation of relevant topics in religion through travel-study abroad or within the interior of the United States. Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor Course may be repeated for credit with permission of instructor.

REL 4445

Selected Topics in Religion (3)

 

Advanced study of a designed topic of special interest generally not covered in regularly offered courses by the department. This course may be repeated once for credit. Prerequisites: REL 2210, REL 2280, or permission of instructor

REL 4499

Internship in Religion (1-3)

 

Supervised work in an agency that can provide experience in the field of study. Prerequisites: senior standing, at least a 2.5 GPA, 12 hours in upper-division courses in the field, and permission of supervising instructor, department chair, and/or dean. Course may be repeated for credit with permission of instructor.