College of Arts and Science students can pursue a minor in the area of Catholic Studies.  The minor in Catholic Studies provides an interdisciplinary approach to the academic study of Catholicism from the beginnings of Christianity in the ancient world to the presence of Catholicism as the largest Christian community in the world today.  Catholic Studies is intended to provide students with an interdisciplinary understanding of Catholicism and its history, artistic and literary culture, philosophical and theological thought, and role in contemporary society.

The minor in Catholic Studies provides an interdisciplinary approach to the academic study of Catholicism from the beginnings of Christianity in the ancient world to the presence of Catholicism as the largest Christian community in the world today. Catholic Studies is intended to provide students with an interdisciplinary understanding of Catholicism and its history, artistic and literary culture, philosophical and theological thought, and role in contemporary society.

The Minor average in Catholic Studies will be calculated using the grades earned in all courses eligible to be included in the Minor program requirements. Students must complete at least two-thirds of the program requirements (rounded to the nearest highest multiple of 3 credit units) using courses offered by the University of Saskatchewan to meet the Residency requirement.

This program is coordinated by St. Thomas More College, under the academic authority of the College of Arts and Science. Interested students should contact ctstminor@stmcollege.ca for more information.

Requirements (18 credit units)

The minor may be completed in conjunction with any degree in another subject area in the College of Arts and Science.

  • CTST 200.3

Choose 15 credit units from the following. A minimum of 3 credit units must be chosen from each of Area 1, 2, and 3. At least 3 credit units must be taken at the 300-level or higher. Students must choose courses from at least 2 different subject codes.

Area 1: Catholicism and History

  • HIST 202.3
  • HIST 205.3
  • HIST 217.3
  • HIST 230.3
  • HIST 231.3
  • HIST 309.3
  • HIST 320.3
  • HIST 402.3
  • HIST 424.3
  • RLST 221.3
  • RLST 253.3
  • RLST 254.3
  • RLST 300.3
  • RLST 363.3

Area 2: Catholic Thought and Culture

  • DRAM 303.3
  • ENG 215.3
  • ENG 224.3
  • ENG 225.3
  • ENG 293.3
  • ENG 311.3
  • ENG 314.3
  • ENG 316.3
  • FREN 423.3
  • HIST 330.3
  • HIST 421.3
  • PHIL 210.3
  • PHIL 211.3
  • PHIL 412.3
  • POLS 236.3
  • RLST 225.3
  • RLST 229.3

Area 3: Catholicism and the Modern World:

  • HIST 266.3
  • INTS 203.3
  • INTS 400.3
  • PHIL 302.3
  • PHIL 404.3
  • PSY 261.3
  • RLST 210.3
  • RLST 219.3
  • RLST 277.3
  • RLST 314.3
  • RLST 328.3
  • RLST 365.3
  • RLST 375.3
  • SOC 360.3
  • SOC 413.3