Buddhism is the dominant religion in many Asian countries and has played an important role in the history and culture of Asia.
The minor in Buddhist Studies provides an introduction to Buddhism through its Indian origins (RELS 102) and then allows you to focus on the development of Buddhism in other regions of Asia.
You may also choose to combine your study of Buddhism with the study of one or more of the languages of the Buddhist scriptures (Sanskrit, Chinese, or Japanese).
Buddhist Studies is also available as an endorsement for the Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad).
Buddhist Studies is available as an optional minor subject for the degrees of Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) and Bachelor of Science (BSc). Buddhist Studies is also available as an endorsement for the Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad).
Minor Subject Requirements
Buddhist Studies as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, or BASc degree
Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree
RELS 102 Hinduism and Buddhism
Also see below
Must include one 300-level paper and at least two other papers above 100-level.