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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art (Art 080, Art History 082)
Arts and Sciences 090 (Interdisciplinary Courses)
Astronomy 100
Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
Biology, Computational and Integrative 121
Biomedical Technology 124
Business Administration 135
Business Law 140
Chemistry (Biochemistry 115, Chemistry 160)
Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
Digital Studies 209
Ecommerce and Information Technology 623
Economics 220
Institute for Effective Education 964
Engineering Transfer 005
English (English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Writing 989)
European Studies 310
Finance 390
Fine Arts (Art 080, Art History 082; Museum Studies 698; Music 700, 701; Speech 950; Theater Arts 965)
French 420
Geology 460
German 470
Health Sciences 499
History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Honors College 525
Human Resource Management 533
International Studies 549
Journalism 570
Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor
Liberal Studies 606
Linguistics 615
Management 620
Marketing 630
Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics 640, Statistics 960)
Medicine, Dentistry, and Veterinary Medicine
Museum Studies 698
Music 700, 701
Pharmacy 720
Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
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Philosophy Minor
Religion Minor
Philosophy and Religion Minor
Ethics Minor
Philosophy and Religion Departmental Honors Program
Courses (Philosophy 730)
Courses (Religion 840)
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Religion 840
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Social Work 910
Sociology (Anthropology 070, Criminal Justice 202, Sociology 920)
Spanish 940
Speech 950
Statistics 960
Student-Proposed Majors and Minors 555
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Speech 950, Theater Arts 965)
Urban Studies 975
Women's and Gender Studies 988
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Italian 560, Spanish 940)
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2016-2018 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses Philosophy and Religion 730, 840 Major Requirements  

Major Requirements

The Department of Philosophy and Religion offers both a philosophy major and a religion major. The requirements for each major are as follows.

The philosophy major requires 30 credits:

50:730:201 Symbolic Logic (3 credits)

50:730:211 History of Philosophy I (3 credits)

50:730:212 History of Philosophy II (3 credits)

One course in ethical, political, or social theory from among: 50:730:226, 50:730:247, 50:730:330, 50:730:342, 50:730:343, 50:730:350 (3 credits)

One course in metaphysics and epistemology from among: 50:730:220, 50:730:222, 50:730:334, 50:730:335, 50:730:336, 50:730:337 (3 credits)

One course in religion (3 credits)

Four additional courses in philosophy, two of which must be at the 300-level or above (12 credits)

The religion major requires 30 credits:

At least one of the following (6 credits):

50:840:101 Introduction to Religious Studies

50:840:103 Introduction to World Religions

50:840:211 Eastern Religions

50:840:212 Jews, Christians, and Muslims

One course in philosophy (3 credits)

Six courses in religion (15 credits)

Two additional religion or philosophy courses, or courses related to religion from another department (6 credits)

Any student may petition the department to substitute other courses for those on these lists.

Majors are encouraged to have a competence in a foreign language equivalent to that obtained through the intermediate level of study. Majors also are urged to develop, in consultation with their adviser, a strong minor program, or even a second major.

Dual credit: Students who are completing both a philosophy major and a religion major, or a major plus a minor, may count two courses toward the requirements of both programs.
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