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2010-2012 Undergraduate Catalog
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Judaic Studies Minor

Department of Religious Studies
212 Manly Hall

Admission into the minor. Students are expected to declare a minor formally. With the assistance of an advisor in the minor department, students should complete the “Declaration of Minor” form before or during the third year of full-time enrollment.

Grade point average. A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required for completion of the degree. The minor GPA is calculated based on all courses applicable to the minor that the student has attempted at UA.

Minor courses. The minor in Judaic studies requires the successful completion of the following 21 semester hours:

REL 100 or REL 105 3
REL 110 3
REL 224 3
REL 238 3
REL 223, REL 332, REL 347, or REL 410 6
REL 490* 3
Total 21
*REL 490 is offered only in the spring semester. Students are expected to enroll during the senior year, but can enroll as early as the junior year.

Upper-level residency. A minimum of 6 hours of 300- and 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Ancillary courses. This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Additional minor requirements. Students majoring in religious studies may not apply the same religious studies courses toward both the religious studies major and the Judaic studies minor. They must earn 21 hours of REL courses for the minor and 33 hours of REL courses for the major. Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, college, major, and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an advisor in the major department for academic planning and to be cleared for registration each semester. College advisors are also available for additional assistance with minor, college, and University requirements.

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