Religious Studies, One-Year General Certificate

Curriculum Code #4101

Effective May 2017

Division of Arts and Humanities

The study of philosophy develops a student’s critical thinking skills, reading skills, research skills and written communication skills and provides the student with a broad knowledge of some of the most challenging and important issues facing human beings. A knowledge of philosophy is useful for the further academic study of nature, theology, human behavior, history, literature, art and politics. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterHours
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
PHLY 151G INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY 3
RELG 181G INTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS 3
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 1 1
Transfer Module Elective 2 3
Science and Mathematics Elective 3 4
 Hours17
Second Semester
ENGL 162 COLLEGE COMPOSITION II 4 3
PSYH 151
INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
or INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
3
RELG 181G INTRODUCTION TO WORLD RELIGIONS 3
RELG 182G INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF RELIGION 3
Transfer Module Elective 2 3
Religion Elective 5 3
Religion Elective 5 3
 Hours21
 Total Hours38
1

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

2

Select from transfer module courses.

3

Science and mathematics elective selected from the general education/transfer module.

4

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

5

Religion elective selected from: RELG 251G, RELG 261, RELG 262G, or RELG 281G.

Consult a counselor or future transfer institution for advice in selecting electives that will apply to a specific major upon transfer.

Program Contact(s):

Young Ko
440-366-7110
yko@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.