Five College Consortium

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.


Spring 2017 Courses

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2017
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
CHINESE 397D 01 ST-Phil & Religion/Chinese Lit David Schneider M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
RELI 352 01 Buddhist Ethics Elizabeth Angowski MW 02:00PM-03:20PM Amherst College
PHI 330 01 SEM:HIST/ PHILOSOPHY:YOGACARA Jay Garfield T 01:00-04:00 Smith College
PSY 304 01 SEM:PERSONAL WELL BEING Jamie Hubbard; Philip Peake Th 03:00-04:50 Smith College
REL 304 01 SEM:PERSONAL WELL BEING Jamie Hubbard; Philip Peake Th 03:00-04:50 Smith College
REL 282 01 VIOLENCE & NON-VIOLENCE/S ASIA Andy Rotman TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith College
ANT 274 01 THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF RELIGION Pinky Hota MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
REL 273 01 INTRO TO MONGOLIAN BUDDHISM Lhkam Purevjav Th 07:30-09:30 Smith College
BUX 273 01 INTRO TO MONGOLIAN BUDDHISM Lhkam Purevjav Th 07:30-09:30 Smith College
ANT 253 01 INTRO E ASIAN SOCIET & CULTR Suzanne Gottschang TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
RELIG 241 01 Women and Buddhism Susanne Mrozik MW 01:15PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
GNDST 210BD 01 Women and Buddhism Susanne Mrozik MW 01:15PM-02:30PM Mount Holyoke College
HST 201 01 THE SILK ROAD & PREMOD EURASIA Richard Lim TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
RELIG 163 01 Introduction to Buddhism Susanne Mrozik TTH 02:40PM-03:55PM Mount Holyoke College
REL 161 01 INTRO TO BUDDHIST THOUGHT Jamie Hubbard MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
RELI 160 01 Buddhist Psych Modern Andrew Olendzki WF 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
HACU 0297 1 Yoga-History, Philosophy, Prac Alan Hodder 12:30PM-01:50PM TU;12:30PM-01:50PM TH Hampshire College
CSI 0220 1 Buddhism & Environment Sue Darlington 10:30AM-11:50AM TU;10:30AM-11:50AM TH Hampshire College

Smith College Spring 2017 Robed Warriors Student Seminar

Each of the visiting scholars in residence as part of the Smith College Robed Warriors series will lead a seminar open to interested students. Students enrolled attend five seminar meetings:

  • October 18 (the ven. Professor Carola Roloff, topic: Life as a nun and issues that women and Westerners face in the Buddhist World)
  • February 7 (the ven. Dr. Joan Halifax Roshi, topic: Engaged Buddhism in today’s world)
  • February 28 and March 7 (the ven. Dr. Yifa, topic: Buddhism in contemporary China)
  • April 10 (the ven. Thubten Chodron, topic: A nun goes to prison: how a Buddhist nun brings compassion to the incarcerated)

Graded S/U only, 1 credit

For more information, visit the Smith College Buddhist Studies homepage.



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