Course Areas

Please refer to the Indiana University Bloomington Undergraduate Bulletin for a complete listing of our courses. For courses, visit the Office of the Registrar descriptions for Religious Studies Courses (categorized by semester). Current course descriptions can also be found on the searchable Undergraduate Courses page of this website.

Nearly all Religious Studies courses count toward the Arts and Humanities (A&H) distribution area for the College of Arts and Sciences (COLL). Several Religious Studies courses also carry COLL Culture Studies List A (CSA) credit. In addition to the courses listed below, the department also offers the COLL Topics course E103 each semester.

Graphic of REL Course Areas Link to course area A link to course area B link to course area C link to course area D link to course area R

Area A—Africa, Europe, and West Asia
Area B—South and East Asia
Area C—The Americas
Area D—Theory, Ethics, and Comparison
Area R—Introductory and Special Courses

Area A—Africa, Europe, and West Asia

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Area B—South and East Asia

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Area C—The Americas

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Area D—Theory, Ethics, and Comparison

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Area R—Introductory and Special Courses

Introductory Courses

Special Courses

These courses may be counted toward allocation requirements by departmental consent.

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