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General Education: Non-Western

 

The Messiah College registrar has approved the following Temple University courses to meet the Messiah College Non-Western general education requirement. Not all of these courses are offered every semester at Temple University. To review the semesters that these courses usually are offered, refer to the course descriptions provided in Temple University's online undergraduate bulletin.

 

Notes regarding Temple University Course Numbering:

 

  • The first digit of course numbers indicates the recommended year for taking the course (i.e., course # 2411 is appropriate for students who have sophomore status).
  • Course numbers with 9 as the second digit are honors courses.
  • Course numbers ending in xx96, xx97, and xx98 denote writing-intensive courses.

 

Non-Western

 

Temple Department

Course #

Course Title

Credits

African American Studies

1252

Afrocentricity

3

African-American Studies

1261

Africa in the 20th Century

3

Anthropology

1061

Cultures of the World

3

Anthropology

3432

Indigenous Media

3

Asian Studies

1052

Modern Asia

3

Asian Studies

1102

Intro to Asian Religions

3

Asian Studies

2097

Asian Diaspora

3

Asian Studies

2201

Chinese Religions

3

Asian Studies

3251

China: Politics and Revolution

3

Asian Studies

3531

Modern India

3

Geography and Urban Studies

1025

World Urban Patterns

3

Geography and Urban Studies

2074

East & South Asia

3

History

1501

Third World History

3

History

2503

Intro to SE Asia: Insular

3

History

2514

Intro to Latin America

3

History 3363 Russia: Revolution, State and Empire 3

History

3675

Third World Women's Lives

3

Jewish Studies

3711

Mideast Literature in Translation

3

Latin American Studies

1001

Perspectives on Latin America

3

Latin American Studies

2010

Topics in Latin Amer Studies I

3

Philosophy

1076

Philosophy East and West

3

Political Science

3251

China: Politics and Revolution

3

Religion

2101

Religions of India

3

Religion

2301

Intro to Zen Buddhism

3

Religion

3201

I-Ching, Tao & Ch'an/Zen

3

Religion

3702

African Religions and New World Culture

3

Religion 2102 Intro to Buddhism 3
Sociology 0867 World Religions and Cultures 3

Urban Education

1006

Schooling and Development in  3rd World Societies

3

       

 

Note: Temple University courses count toward your Messiah degree. The course title, letter grade and credit number appear on the Messiah College transcript and are included in students' GPA and credit total.

 

Exact Messiah course equivalent appears in parentheses next to the course title.


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