Minors

Applied Ethics Minor

Total hours required - 18

Base Courses in Bible (BI) Hours
BI 1073 The Story of Jesus  3
BI 1093 The Story of Israel  3
BI 4213 Biblical Ethics  3
Base Courses in Philosophy (PL) Hours
PL 1003 Introduction to Philosophy 3
PL 3433 Ethical Theory - Honors credit available 3
PL 366V Business and Professional Ethics 3

 

Criminal Justice Minor

Total hours required - 18

Base Courses in Political Science (PO) Hours
PO 1023 Introduction to American Government  3
PO 3433 Judicial Process* 3
PO 4203 Constitutional Law 3
PO 4513 Criminal Law and Procedure* 3
Base Courses in Social Work (SW) Hours
SW 3333 Juvenile Justice 3
Additional Coursework Hours
Three hours selected from:  
  Base Courses in Political Science (PO)  
PO 2253 American State and Local Government  3
PO 470V Selected Topics (Intelligence Community and National Security) 1, 2, 3
     
  Base Courses in Sociology (SO)  
SO 2113 Social Problems  3
SO 3023 Criminology 3
     
  Base Courses in Psychology (PS)  
PS 3413 Social Psychology  3
PS m3513 Drugs and Behavior  3
     
  Base Courses in Law, Justice, & Society (LJS)  
LJS 2103  Society and The Law 3
LJS2203 Introduction to American Law  3

*Offered in alternate years

 

Ethics Minor

Total hours required - 18

Base Courses in Bible (BI) Hours
BI 4213  Biblical Ethics  3
Base Courses in Philosophy (PL) Hours
PL 3nnV Topics in Philosophy 1, 2, 3
PL 2013 Logic 3
PL 3433 Ethical Theory - Honors credit available 3
Base Courses in Philosophy (PL) Hours
  Select one of the following:  
PL 353V Biomedical Ethics - Honors credit available 3
PL 366V Business and Professional Ethics 3
Additional Coursework Hours
Additional hours selected from:  
  Base Courses in Philosophy (PL)  
PL 1003 Indroduction to Philosophy 3
PL 3213 Ancient & Medieval Philosophy 3
PL 3223 Modern Philosophy 3

 

History Minor

Total hours required - 18

Specific courses required - None

Eighteen hours chosen from History courses (except History 1213 or 3051) with approval of the academic chair. Six hours must be 1000 or 2000 level, remainder at 3000 or 4000 level.

 

History of Ideas Minor

Total hours required - 18

Base Courses in History (HI) Hours
HI 1113 Foundations of Western Civilization to 1600  3
HI 1123 Foundations of Western Civilization Since 1600  3
Base Courses in Philosophy (PL) Hours
PL 3213 History of Philosophy: Ancient and Medieval  3
PL 3223 History of Philosophy: Modern adn Contemporary  3
Base Courses in Political Science (PO) Hours
PO 3253 History of European Political Thought I  3
PO 3263 History of European Political Thought II  3

 

Philosophy Minor

Total hours required - 18

Base Courses in Philosophy (PL) Hours
PL 1003 Introduction to Philosophy 3
PL 2013 Logic  3
PL 3213 Ancient & Medieval Philosophy 3
PL 3223 Modern Philosophy 3
Additional Coursework Hours
Six hours selected from:  
  Base Courses in Philosophy (PL)  
PL 3nnV Topics in Philosophy 1, 2, 3
PL 3433 Ethical Theory - Honors credit available 3
PL 3533 Biomedical Ethics - Honros credit available 3
PL 366V Business and Professional Ethics 1, 2, 3
PL 4003 Metaphysics 3
PL 4013 Philosophy of Religion - Honors credit available 3
PL 4223 Apologetics - Honors credit available 3

 

Political Science Minor

Total hours required - 18

Specific courses required - None

Eighteen hours chosen from Political Science courses with approval of the Political Science Advisor. 
           Six hours must be at 1000 or 2000 level, remainder at 3000 or 4000 level.

 

Public Policy Minor

Additional Coursework Hours
Three hours selected from:  
  Base Courses in Political Science (PO)  
PO 2253 American State and Local Government  3
PO 4813 Washington Seminar   3
  Base Courses in Economics   
PO 3303 Natural Resource Economics  3
  Base Courses in Environmental Science   
PO 4213 Environmental Law and Policy  3
  Base Courses in Sustainability  
PO 4123 Principles of Sustainability  3
  Base Courses in History/Political Sience  
PO 4153 Urban History and Politics 3
Base Courses in Political Science (PO) Hours
PO 1023 Introduction to American Government  3
PO 3123 Public Policy Making * 3
PO 3323 Public Administration II  3

 

International Studies Minor

This interdisciplinary minor is housed in the Department of Foreign Languages (see page 105 at http://catalog.lipscomb.edu).