Four Year Plan - 2013
RELIGIOUS STUDIES

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course

Units

GE Basic Skills: Written Communication

GE Basic Skills: Mathematic

GE Social Sciences  

GE Lifelong Learning

GE Comparative Cultures

3

3

3

3

3

Total

15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course

Units

Religious Studies Lower Division Requirement

GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication

GE Basic Skills: Critical Thinking                  

GE Arts and Humanities

Elective

3

3

3

3

3

Total

15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course

Units

Religious Studies Lower Division Requirement

Title 5 Requirement

GE Natural Science (with lab requirement)

Electives

3

3

4

5

Total

15

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course

Units

Religion in the United States Requirement

Title 5 Requirement

GE Natural Science (with lab requirement)

Electives

3

3

4

5

Total

15

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course

Units

Religious Studies 395

Religious Traditions Requirement

Religious Studies Upper Division Elective ( RS 304 will meet Upper Division Arts and Humanities and IC part 2 requirements)

Elective

3

3

3

 

6

Total

15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course

Units

Sacred Text of the World Requirement

Religion in the United States Requirement

Religious Traditions Requirement

Religious Studies Upper Division Elective

Elective

3

3

3

3

3

Total

15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course

Units

Religious Traditions Requirement

Religious Studies Upper Division Elective

GE Upper Division Social Sciences

Electives

3

3

3

6

Total

15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course

Units

Religious Studies Upper Division Elective

Religious Studies 498C

GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures

Electives

3

3

3

6

Total

15

OVERALL TOTAL UNITS

120

Key

  • GE = General Education Plan R Requirement. Note: GE courses are shown in a suggested sequence in this guide.
  • Title 5 = American History and Government Requirement
  • Elective = Additional course of your choice
  • IC = Information Competence (Part 1 Basic Skills and Part 2 Subject Explorations) GE courses required for students graduating 2010 or later