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There are a number of universities and colleges that offer course work in Tolkien stuides.  
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There are a number of universities and colleges that offer course work in Tolkien stuides. This is a listing of some of the courses devoted sololy to Tolkien studies. There are some institutions that offer Tolkien studies as part of another course.  
 
* [[wikipedia:Bethel University|Bethel University]] offers a course on the theology of [[Middle-earth]].  
 
* [[wikipedia:Bethel University|Bethel University]] offers a course on the theology of [[Middle-earth]].  
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* [[wikipedia:Bradley University|Bradley Unviersity]] offers a course taught by J.R.R. Tolkien scholar [[Mike Foster]] on ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.
 
* Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning offers a course on the literature of Tolkien and how it relates to his understanding of earlier fantasy literature.<ref>[http://www.cf.ac.uk/learn/english/exploring_tolkien.php Exploring Tolkien: There and Back Again]</ref>
 
* Cardiff Centre for Lifelong Learning offers a course on the literature of Tolkien and how it relates to his understanding of earlier fantasy literature.<ref>[http://www.cf.ac.uk/learn/english/exploring_tolkien.php Exploring Tolkien: There and Back Again]</ref>
 
* [[wikipedia:Rutgers University|Rutgers University]] offers a course on Christian elements found in ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.<ref>[http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~wcd/tolkien.htm English 321: Tolkien & Oxford Christianity]</ref>
 
* [[wikipedia:Rutgers University|Rutgers University]] offers a course on Christian elements found in ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.<ref>[http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~wcd/tolkien.htm English 321: Tolkien & Oxford Christianity]</ref>

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For the journal see Tolkien Studies

Tolkien studies is the scholarly research of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien this includes this fictional literature and languages and his philolgist research.

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There are a number of universities and colleges that offer course work in Tolkien stuides. This is a listing of some of the courses devoted sololy to Tolkien studies. There are some institutions that offer Tolkien studies as part of another course.

See Also

References

  1. Exploring Tolkien: There and Back Again
  2. English 321: Tolkien & Oxford Christianity
  3. ENGL 227 – Tolkien and Medieval Literature