Course Descriptions
Fall 2021 and Winter 2022

Course descriptions provide you with information prior to the posting of course outlines and are intended for planning your future studies. Course outlines are posted on a separate page.

For Information regarding when courses are offered, please refer to the Public Class Schedule.

FALL 2021
Course Number Title Instructor
RELI 1710 Judaism, Christianity, Islam Crook, Zeba
RELI 1731 Varieties Religious Experience Pettipiece, Timothy
RELI 2110 Judaism Butler, Deidre
RELI 2220 Early Christianity Crook, Zeba
RELI 2310 Islam Rustom, Mohammed
RELI 2410 Buddhism Coughlin, Melanie
RELI 2600 Religions of China Edwards, Robert
RELI 2710 Maccabees to Muhammad – 1st half Lobel, Andrea
RELI 2732 Death and Afterlife Jensen, Christopher
RELI 2736 Religion and Society Cummins, Alyshea
RELI 2800 Indigenous Traditions Singamsetty, Manvitha
RELI 3522 Modern Hinduism Ford, Jessica
RELI 4741 Issues in Religion Stratton, Kimberley
RELI 4840 Tutorial Jensen, Christopher
RELI 4850 B Special Topic: Religion, Gender, Sex, Public life Geissinger, Ash
RELI 4850 A

Special Topic: Divine Love in Islam Rustom, Mohammed
RELI 4990 Honours Research Essay Jensen, Christopher
WINTER  2021
Course Number Title Instructor
RELI 1712 Religions of South & East Asia Ford, Jessica
RELI 1741 Global Religions Identity & Community Cummins, Alyshea
RELI 2200 Christianity Jackson, Lindsay
RELI 2330 The Qur’an Rustom, Mohammed
RELI 2510 Hinduism Ford, Jessica
RELI 2535 Religion and Gender Cook, Sarah
RELI 2710 Maccabees to Muhammad – 2nd half Lobel, Andrea
RELI 2713 Mysticism & Contemplative Traditions Rustom, Mohammed
RELI 2720 Indigenous Religions of Canada Singamsetty, Manvitha
RELI 2736 Religion and Society Cummins, Alyshea
RELI 2737 Roman Religion Pettipiece, Timothy
RELI 2738 Philosophy of Religion Frankel, Melissa
RELI 2741 Big Questions in Religious Studies  Lobel, Andrea
RELI 2811 Religions and the Environment Salmond, Noel
RELI 3231 Paul of Tarsus Crook, Zeba
RELI 3360 Islamic Text and Narrative Geissinger, Ash
RELI 3741 Classic approach to Religion Jensen, Christopher
RELI 3420 Early Buddhism Coughlin, Melanie
RELI 3840 Special Topic: Who Wrote The Bible? Cook, Sarah
RELI 4840 B Tutorial Jensen, Christopher
RELI 4850 Special Topic: Holocaust Responses Butler, Deidre
RELI 4850 Special Topic: Constructing the Cosmos: Cosmology and World-building from Antiquity to the Middle Ages Pettipiece, Timothy
RELI 4990 Honours Research Essay Jensen, Christopher
SUMMER  2022
Course Number Title Instructor
RELI 3850/5850 Jerusalem Connections Travel Course Butler, Deidre