Global Humanities and Religions B.A.

Bachelor of Arts - Global Humanities and Religions; Global Humanities Concentration

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 42

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

Note: Advising closely with the Humanities Advisor and your assigned Global Humanities and Religions advisor is imperative. Substitutions can occur in this program of study but only when approved and documented by the Director.

General Education Requirements 

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 

Summary

General Humanities Lower Division Core18-20
Humanities
Literary Studies - European or American Literature
Historical Studies - European or American History
Asian Studies
Religious Studies
Humanities Upper Division Requirements24
History
Philosophy or Political Theory
Women's and Gender Studies, Native American Studies, or African-American Studies
Religious Studies
Liberal Studies
Senior Liberal Studies Capstone Seminar
Modern and Classical Language Requirement
Total Hours42-44

Global Humanities Lower Division Core

Rule: 21 credits

Minimum Required Grade: C-

21 Total Credits Required

Humanities

Rule: Take all three of the following courses. (6-8 credits).

Note: Prerequisite or co-requisite: WRIT 101 or equivalent.

These courses are recommended to be taken early in the curriculum as they are foundational. They can be taken in any order.

General Education fulfillment through the lower-division core: All three courses fulfill the “Literary and Artistic Studies” requirement; LSH 151L and LSH 152L also fulfill the "designated writing course" requirement andLSH 161H fulfills the “Historical and Cultural Studies” requirement

LSH 151LIntroduction to Western Humanities Antiquity3
LSH 152LIntroduction to the Humanities Medieval to Modern3
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Literary Studies - Any LIT or MCLL literature content course, or any lower-division course with an L designation

Rule: Take one approved course that is at least 3 credits.

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Historical Studies - Any course in the History department or any course with an H designation

Note: Please consult with an advisor in Liberal Studies on other course possibilities for this requirement.

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Asian Studies

Select 3 credits from the following:3
Intro to South & S. East Asia
The Silk Road
Chinese Culture and Civiliz
East Asian Civilizations
Islamic Civil: Classical Age
Japanese Cult & Civiliz
Special Topics
Special Topics
Special Topics
Special Topcis
Special Topics
Introduction to India
Buddhism
Hindu Religious Traditions
Special Topics
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Religious Studies

Select 3 credits from the following:3
Special Topics
Intro to the Hebrew Bible
Introduction to New Testament
Christianity
Buddhism
Hindu Religious Traditions
Japanese Religions
Comparative Ethics
Special Topics
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Global Humanities Upper Division Requirements

Rule: 24 credits.

Note: Please work closely with the Humanities Advisor and your faculty advisor in selecting and planning coursework. Substitutions need to be approved by the Director.

Minimum Required Grade: C-

24 Total Credits Required

Six credits in History/Philosophy/Literature

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Women's and Gender Studies, Native American Studies, or African-American Studies

Select 3 credits from the following:3
Anthropology of Gender
The History of Women in Art
Women in Antiquity
Afr Amer Hist to 1865
Afr Amer Hist Since 1865
Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion
Wmn Amer Colonial to Civil War
Wmn Amer Civil War to Present
Families & Children in America
The Black Radical Tradition
Prayer & Civil Rights
Gender Sexuality India
Writing Women's Lives
Gay and Lesbian Studies
Gender & Sexuality in Eng Fict
Fathers and Daughters in Western Literary Traditions
Same Sex Unions Literature
Ecol Persp in Nat Amer Trad
Native American Beliefs/Philos
Contemp Global Iss Indg People
Native American Lit
Traditional Eco Knowledge
Montana’s Indians/Land
Indians of MT since Rsrvtn Era
Native Amer and Cinema
Special Topics
Workshop/Seminar
Gndr Iss in Native Amer Stdies
Hist Amer Indian Affrs to 1776
Hist Amer Indian Affrs 10 Cent
Hist of Indian Affrs from 1890
Tribal Sovereignty
Stds in Native Amer Autobio
Special Topics
Independent Study
Seminar/Workshop
Senior Capstone/Thesis
Mysticism
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Independent Study
WGS Capstone
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Independent Study
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Religious Studies

Select 6 credits from the following:6
Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion
Prayer & Civil Rights
The Bhagavad Gita
Native American Beliefs/Philos
Theory & Method Study of Relig
Topics in Biblical Studies
Anct Judaism & Early Christnty
Western Religious Thought I
Western Religious Thought II
Topics in South Asia Religions
Topics in East Asia Religions
Tibetan Civilization
Contemporary Buddhism in S/SEAsia
Contemplative Traditions of Asia
Mysticism
Contemporary Religious Thought
Special Topics
Independent Study
Special Topics
Independent Study
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Global Humanities

Select 6 credits from the following:6
Stories East and West
Gender & Sexuality in Eng Fict
Gender Sexuality India
Fathers and Daughters in Western Literary Traditions
Exploring the Humanities
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Independent Study
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Independent Study
Seminar/Workshop
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Senior Global Humanities Capstone Seminar

Select one of the following:3
Stories East and West
Gender & Sexuality in Eng Fict
Fathers and Daughters in Western Literary Traditions
Seminar/Workshop
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-