Five College Buddhist Studies Certificate Program


Many courses in addition to those listed below may be eligible for fulfilling the requirements of the Five College Buddhist Studies Certificate. Students are encouraged to consult a Buddhist Studies Program campus advisor to identify courses that are appropriate for their interests.

Course information is updated regularly throughout the pre-registration period.


Fall 2014 Buddhist Studies Courses

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
RELIG 329 01 Buddhism in North America Susanne Mrozik T 01:15PM-04:05PM Mount Holyoke College
EAS 270 01 COLQ: EAST ASIAN STUDIES Marylin Rhie TTh 01:00-02:50 Smith College
ARHA 261 01 Buddhist Art of Asia Samuel Morse MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
ASLC 260 01 Buddhist Art of Asia Samuel Morse MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
ARH 222 01 THE ART OF CHINA Marylin Rhie MWF 01:10-02:30 Smith College
JAPANESE 197C 99AB ST-Intro Japanese Religions F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
JAPANESE 197C 99AC ST-Intro Japanese Religions F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
JAPANESE 197C 01 ST-Intro Japanese Religions Reiko Sono M W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
ASLC 152 01 Buddhist Traditions Maria Heim TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
RELI 152 01 Buddhist Traditions Maria Heim TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
BUX 120 01 STUDY OF BUDDHISM Constance Kassor M 07:00-09:00 Smith College
REL 110 01 COLQ: POLITICS OF ENLIGHTENMEN Jamie Hubbard MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
ARTH 105 01 Arts of Asia Ajay Sinha TTH 08:35AM-09:50AM Mount Holyoke College
CSI 0277 1 Engaged Buddhism Susan Darlington 01:00PM-02:20PM M,W Hampshire College

Spring 2014 Buddhist Studies Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
CHINESE 597K 01 ST-Buddhist and Taoist Lit David Schneider M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391D 01 S-Consciousness Richard Bogartz TU TH 11:15AM 12:30PM UMass Amherst
REL 360 01 SEM:PROBS BUDDHIST THOUGHT Andrew Olendzki Th 03:00-04:50 Smith College
REL 281 01 GNDR/RELGN/POPULAR CLTR/S ASIA Constance Kassor MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
REL 278 01 REL IN HIMALAYAS:COEXIST,CONFL Constance Kassor MW 09:00-10:20 Smith College
REL 269 01 BUDDHISM ALONG THE SILK ROAD Richard Taupier M 07:30-09:30 Smith College
RELI 252 01 Buddhist Life Writing Maria Heim TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
JAPANESE 197G 01 ST-Buddhist Cultures in/World Reiko Sono M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
CHINESE 138 01 Religion Chin Cultr David Schneider M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PE 117 01 Bon Odori Kanae Haneishi TTH 02:15PM-03:05PM Mount Holyoke College
HACU 0160 1 Introduction to Metaphysics Christoph Cox 02:00PM-03:20PM T,TH Hampshire College

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Please direct any feedback regarding this course list to Sarah Lince, the Five College Academic Programs Coordinator.