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Major and Minor Requirements Worksheet – revised 8.17

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

Ethics Minor (383)-18 Credits

  • At least four courses from among the following (12 Credits): Philosophy 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 adn Democracy (840:322), Religion, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust (840:332), Evil (840:333), Comparative Religious Ethics (840:335)
  • Two courses chosen from the above or with significant ethical content from this or other departments (6 Credits)

Philosophy Minor (730) 18 Credits

  • One course in the history of philosophy from among the following (3 Credits): History of Philosophy I (730:211) or History of Philosophy II (730:212)
  • One course in ethical, political, or social theory from among the following (3 Credits): Ethics (730:226), Philosophy of Sex, Gender, and Sexuality (730:247), Ethics of War and Conflict (730:330), Political Philosophy (730:342), Social Philosophy (730:343), Religion and Democracy (730:350)
  • One course in metaphysics and epistemology from among the following (3 Credits): Mind, Knowledge, and Reality (730:220), Self and Identity (730:222), Philosophy of Science (730:334), Philosophy of Mind (730:335), Metaphysics (730:335), Theory of Knowledge (730:336)
  • Three additional courses in Philosophy (9 Credits)
  • Note: One of the six courses above must be at the 300-level or above

Religion Minor (840) 18 Credits

  • Six courses, of which two must be at the 300 to 400 level

Philosophy and Religion Minor (733) 18 Credits

  • Three courses in Philosophy (730) and three courses in Religion (840), at least two of which must be at or above the 300 level