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.
|Subj Abbr||Course #||Sect #||Course Title||Instructor(s)||Meeting Times||Institution|
|REL||270||01||ZEN BUDDHISM & JAPANESE CULTUR||Jamie Hubbard||MW 02:40-04:00||Smith College|
|ARHA||261||01||Buddhist Art of Asia||Samuel Morse||MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM||Amherst College|
|REL||264||01||BUDDHIST MEDITATION||Jamie Hubbard||TTh 03:00-04:20||Smith College|
|HACU||0285||1||Emptiness||Rafal Stepien||10:30AM-11:50AM TU;10:30AM-11:50AM TH||Hampshire College|
As part of an ongoing academic exchange program with the Tibetan universities in exile in India, each year the Five Colleges send fifteen students to spend January term studying Buddhist philosophy, Tibetan history and culture, and Tibetan textual analysis in an intensive program taught by the faculty of the Central University of Tibetan Studies in Sarnath, India.
For more information on this program, visit the program website.
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