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A complementary minor is taken in addition to a student’s main program. There is no direct admission in a complementary program; the choice is made after admission and registration in a bachelor program.
Compulsory courses (12 credits)
- THO2189 Introduction to Theology
- THO2316 Religion, Culture and Diversity
- THO2317 Religious Imagination and History
3 credits from:
- THO1306 Exploring the Sacred
- THO1307 Understanding the Bible
Note that a student who chooses THO1306 within this minor must take THO1307 within the core curriculum of a bachelor degree, or vice-versa.
Optional courses (18 credits)
- To be selected among the 2000/3000 level THO courses offered by the Faculty of Theology.
Students must take at least 2 courses at the 3000 and 4000 levels for completing a minor.
Some courses have specific prerequisites.
A course that is part of a bachelor degree or a major cannot count as an optional course toward a minor.
THO 2189 - Introduction to Theology
An introduction to basic questions and fields of inquiry in Christian theology.
THO 2316 - Religion, Culture and Diversity
Exploring the challenges of religious, cultural, and gender diversity. Canadian context and globalization. Feminist approaches, social justice, liberation, religions and cultures.
THO 2317 - Religious Imagination and History
An introduction to the history of Christianity through an exploration of its religious imagination. The use of biblical narratives, liturgy, symbolism, and visual expressions throughout the different periods.