Catholic Studies - CST


The information below lists courses approved in this subject area effective Fall 2014. Not all courses will necessarily be offered these terms. Please consult the Schedule of Classes for a listing of courses offered for a specific term.

500-level courses require graduate standing.

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120 Catholic Thought: An Introduction
3 hours. Introduction to the main topics, interests, and methods of Catholic thought. Same as RELS 120. Past course.

150 Catholicism in U.S. History
3 hours. The Catholic experience in the United States from its colonial origins to the present. Same as HIST 150 and RELS 150. US Society course.

293 Dante's Divine Comedy
3 hours. An in-depth study of the Divine Comedy, read in English, against the historical, religious, philosophical and cultural background of the Middle Ages. Same as RELS 293 and ITAL 293. Previously listed as CST 193. Creative Arts, and Past course.

294 Topics in Catholic History
3 hours. An investigation of the impact of human migration and cultural pluralism on Catholicism and an analysis of the role of the Catholic Church in group relations. Topics will vary. Same as HIST 294 and RELS 294. May be repeated if topics vary.

295 Topics in Catholic Thought
3 hours. Critical investigation of a topic or topics central to the development of Catholic thought, carried on by study of its proponents and opponents. Topics will vary. Same as RELS 295. May be repeated if topics vary.

394 Topics in Catholic History and Culture
3 hours. Exploration of various topics in Catholic history and culture. Same as HIST 394 and RELS 394. Prerequisite(s): One course in history or Catholic studies; or consent of the instructor.

396 Independent Study
1 TO 3 hours. Selected topics for individual study. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 hour(s). Students may register for more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing or above and consent of the instructor. Recommended background: CST 120 or CST 150.


Information provided by the Office of Programs and Academic Assessment.

This listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract. Every attempt is made to provide the most current and correct information. Courses listed here are subject to change without advance notice. Courses are not necessarily offered every term or year. Individual departments or units should be consulted for information regarding frequency of course offerings.