Liberal Studies Minors

Minors - Liberal Studies

We offer three areas of study for a minor:

Humanities Minor

33-35 credits

The Minor in Humanities provides interdisciplinary study of the humanities (philosophy, religion, history, literature and the arts) in Western and other civilizations.

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

For advising regarding the minor, please contact Dr. Kimberly Lynn, Kimberly.Lynn@wwu.edu, 360.650.4869, Bond Hall 152A.

See current requirements in the University Catalog here.

 

The Study of Religion Minor

30 credits

The Minor in the Study of Religion provides scholarly, critical, non-sectarian study of religions.  Students study religious beliefs, practices, identities and organizations, and how they have influenced and been influenced by other aspects of society and culture.

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

For advising regarding the minor, please contact Dr. Kimberly Lynn, Kimberly.Lynn@wwu.edu, 360.650.4869, Bond Hall 152A.

See current requirements in the University Catalog here.

 

Arabic and Islamic Studies

28-30 credits

The Minor in Arabic and Islamic Studies provides intermediate instruction in Arabic, an introduction to the history of Islamic civilization, and upper division electives from several academic departments.

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors. A GPA of 2.5 or above is required in the Arabic courses. Fall quarter 2010 was the first quarter to graduate with this minor.

For advising regarding the minor, please contact Dr. Kimberly Lynn, Kimberly.Lynn@wwu.edu, 360.650.4869, Bond Hall 152A.

See current requirements in the University Catalog here.

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For advisement regarding the minors, contact Kimberly.Lynn@wwu.edu.