Santa Clara University

Religious Studies department


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Winter 2008

Level 1: Introductory

Course Title Days Time Instructor
TESP 4  The Christian Tradition  MWF 11:45-12:50 PM  Dohar
TESP 4 The Christian Tradition MWF 1:00-2:05 PM Beaudoin
TESP 4 The Christian Tradition MW 2:15-4:00 PM Reites
TESP 4 The Christian Tradition MW 2:15-4:00 PM Dohar
TESP 4 The Christian Tradition TR 1:45-3:30 PM Macy

RSOC 9  Ways of Understanding Religion MWF  10:30-11:35 AM  Tamayo 
RSOC 9 Ways of Understanding Religion MWF 11:45-12:50 PM Smick
RSOC 9H  Ways of Understanding Religion  MWF  1:00-2:05 PM  Smick 
RSOC 9 Ways of Understanding Religion MWF 1:00-2:05 PM Riley
RSOC 9 Ways of Understanding Religion TR 9:55-11:40 AM Bennett
RSOC 9 Ways of Understanding Religion TR 3:40-5:25 PM Morris
RSOC 10 Asian Religious Traditions MWF 11:45-12:50 PM Chen
Religion & Culture: Africa
TR 11:50-1:35 PM
Religions of the Book TR 8:00-9:45 AM Castori

Level 2: Intermediate

Course Title Days Time Instructor
SCTR 23 Christ in the Four Gospels MWF 10:30-11:35 AM Tassone
SCTR 26 Gender in Early Christianity TR 9:55-11:40 AM Murphy
SCTR 35H Genesis Debates TR 1:45-3:30 PM Castori
TESP 31  The Christ: Mystery & Meaning  MWF  1:00-2:05 PM Parrella 
TESP 40  Explore Judaism: Spirit & Practice   TR  1:45-3:30 PM  Baker 
TESP 45  Christian Ethics  MW  3:30-5:15 PM  Bundang 
TESP 46 Faith, Justice & Poverty MWF 9:15-10:20 AM Reites
TESP 50 Catholic Theology: Foundations MWF 9:15-10:50 AM Smith
TESP 65 U.S. Hispanic Theology MWF 1:00-2:05 PM Pineda
TESP 67 Practical Theology MW 3:00-5:15 PM Beaudoin
TESP 72 Compare Mysticism in World Religion MW 2:15-4:00 PM Tamayo
RSOC 23  Religion and Social Reconciliation  MWF  1:00-2:05 PM  Tarimo 
RSOC 41 Women's Spirituality TR 11:50-1:35 PM Molesky-Poz
RSOC 51 Religion in America TR 11:50-1:35 PM Bennett
RSOC 65 Early Christianity MW 2:15-4:00 PM McCarthy
RSOC 81  Islam  TR  8:00-9:45 AM  Pinault 
RSOC 81 Islam TR 11:50-1:35 PM Pinault

Level 3: Advanced

Course Title Days Time Instructor
SCTR 128 Human Suffering TR 9:55-11:40 AM Baker
SCTR 165 RSS:Gend & Sex in Biblical Int TR 1:45-3:30 PM Murphy
TESP 111 Latin American Liberation Theo MW 3:30-5:15 PM Pineda
TESP 124 Theology of Marriage MW 3:30-5:15 PM Brancatelli
TESP 124R RSS:Theology of Marriage TR 9:55-11:40 AM Macy
TESP 125  Belief & Unbelief  MW  3:30-5:15 PM  Riley 
TESP 138 Theology of Paul Tillich MW 3:30-5:15 PM  Parrella
TESP 163  Christianity & Politics  MWF  9:15-10:20 AM  DeCosse 
TESP 176 Finding Your Own Spirituality MW 3:40-5:25 PM Molesky-Poz
TESP 185 Rahner: Foundations of Faith MWF 10:30-11:35 AM Buckley/Crowley
TESP 196 Rahner: Proseminar
TBA TBA Buckley/Crowley
RSOC 115R RSS:Tibetan Buddhism: A Cultural History MW 2:15-4:00 PM Gray
RSOC 119 Media & Religion TR 11:50-1:35 PM Morris
RSOC 122  Religion & Psychology  TR  3:40-5:25 PM  Brancatelli 
RSOC 198 Practicum TBA TBA Riley
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