Religious Studies offers more than seventy courses with 2500-3000 course enrolments each year. Programmes are tailored to the needs and interests of students at all levels. Students may study religion generally or study individual traditions of eastern (Hinduism, Buddhism, Chinese and Asian religion) and western faiths (Judaism, Christianity, Islam). Majors at the undergraduate level take courses in all three divisions of study: Eastern Religions, Western Religions, or Nature of Religion. Descriptions of Religious Studies courses are found in the Calendar.
Prospective undergraduate students, please see our Program Summary sheet for an overview of our program, the streams, courses, and skills taught.
The Department offers the following undergraduate degrees: