Courses in Asian Religions

Courses

Courses in Asian Religions

To view courses offered in the current semester, please consult the University's online Programs, Courses and University Regulations.

For any queries about Asian Religions undergraduate advising, please contact andrea.pinkney [at] mcgill.ca (Professor A. M. Pinkney).

 

The following courses have been offered in recent years:

  • RELG 252 Hinduism & Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 253 Religions of East Asia 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 344 Mahayana Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 348 Classical Hinduism 3 CreditsTaught only in alternate years
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 350 Bhakti Hinduism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 352 Japanese Relig: Hist & Thought 3 CreditsTaught only in alternate years
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 353 Gandhi: His Life and Thought 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 354 Chinese Religions 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 356 Gender & Sexuality in Hinduism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 366 Rivers,Religion,&Enviro S-Asia 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 369 Tibetan Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 372 Hindu Goddesses 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 378 Pilgrim&Relig Tourism in SAsia 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 388 Introduction to Sikhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 442 Pure Land Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 444 Indian Ocean Relig Networks 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 451 Zen:Maxims and Methods 3 CreditsTaught only in alternate years
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 452 East Asian Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 453 Vajrayana Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 454 Modern Hindu Thought 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 544 Ethnography as Method in RelSt 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 546 Indian Philosophy 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 547 Special Topics in Hinduism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 548 Indian Buddhist Philosophy 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 549 Japanese Buddhism: Hist Cont 3 CreditsTaught only in alternate years
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 551 Special Topics in Buddhism 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 552 Advaita Vedanta 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 554 Religions of South Asia 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 556 Issues in Buddhist Studies 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 559 Caste & Dalits:Hist&Poli Persp 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 560 Buddhist Poetry 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 658 Dogen: Philosophy and Practice 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

 

Language courses                                                                                             

  • RELG 257D1 Introductory Sanskrit 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 257D2 Introductory Sanskrit 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 264 Introductory Tibetan 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 265 Introductory Tibetan 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 342 Theravada Buddhist Literature 3 CreditsTaught only in alternate years
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 357D1 Sanskrit 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 357D2 Sanskrit 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 364 Intermediate Tibetan 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 365 Intermediate Tibetan 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 464 Advanced Tibetan 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 465 Advanced Tibetan 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 556 Issues in Buddhist Studies 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 657D1 Introductory Sanskrit 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 657D2 Introductory Sanskrit 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 665 Primary Text: Sanskrit 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 666 Primary Text: Sanskrit 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 667 Readings in Indic Texts 1 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

  • RELG 668 Readings in Indic Texts 2 3 Credits
      Offered in the:
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Summer

 

For South Asian studies classes in other departments at McGill, consult this calendar for dates and timings of Fall 2016 classes.