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Major and Minor Requirements Worksheet – Revised 9.18

Academic Advisor for Philosophy and Religion: Jennifer Thiel, jjthiel@camden.rutgers.edu or (856) 225-6043

Note: Requirements for the Philosophy and Religion majors and minors changed in Fall 2018. Students who declared a Philosophy or Religion major or minor prior to Fall 2018 have the option to choose the new requirements or continue with the old requirements (listed here).

Ethics Minor (383) 18 Credits

  • Six courses from among the following or with EAV designation within Philosophy or Religion (18 Credits): Contemporary Moral Issues (730:105), Ethics (730:226), Philosophy of Sex, Gender, and Sexuality (730:247), Biomedical Ethics (730:249), Environmental Ethics (730: 250), Ethics and Business (730: 251), Ethics of Food (730:252), Philosophy of Law (730:258), Ethics of War and Conflict (730:330), Evil (730:333), Political Philosophy (730:342), Social Philosophy (730:343), Religion and Democracy (730:350), Introduction to Religion and Contemporary Culture (840:108), Race, Politics, and Religion (840:266), Justice, Forgiveness, and Reparations (840:267), Biomedical Ethics (840:280), Religion and Democracy (840:322), Religion, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust (840:332), Evil (840:333), Comparative Religious Ethics (840:335)
  • Two courses can be substituted for the above with EAV designation from another department

Philosophy Minor (730) 18 Credits

  • At least two of the following (6 Credits): Symbolic Logic (730:201), History of Philosophy I (730:211), History of Philosophy II (730:212), Ethics (730:226)
  • Four additional courses in Philosophy (12 Credits)

Religion Minor (840) 18 Credits

  • At least two of the following (6 Credits): Introduction to Religious Studies (840:101), Introduction to World Religions (840:103), Eastern Religions (840:111), Jews, Christians, and Muslims (840:112)
  • Four additional courses in Religion (12 Credits)

Philosophy and Religion Minor (733) 18 Credits

  • At least one of the following (3 Credits): Symbolic Logic (730:201), History of Philosophy I (730:211), History of Philosophy II (730:212), Ethics (730:226)
  • At least one of the following (3 Credits): Introduction to Religious Studies (840:101), Introduction to World Religions (840:103), Jews, Christians, and Muslims (840:111), Eastern Religions (840:112)
  • Two additional courses in Philosophy (6 Credits)
  • Two additional courses in Religion (6 Credits)