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summer 2016

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    OT Literature: Prophets - BIB301 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Carmen Imes
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    45

    An investigation of the historical, prophetic, and personally relevant aspects of the major and minor prophets, with special emphasis on the book of Isaiah. Prerequisite: Bib 201.

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    OT Literature: Prophets - BIB301 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Carmen Imes
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:30PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    45

    An investigation of the historical, prophetic, and personally relevant aspects of the major and minor prophets, with special emphasis on the book of Isaiah. Prerequisite: Bib 201.

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    1 Corinthians: Problem Solving in Church - BIB626 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. John Terveen
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    25

    An exegetical analysis of 1 Corinthians that looks at Paul's approach to resolving problems in the first century church. Develops interpretational skills in transferring principles from the biblical text to contemporary ministry settings.

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    Foundations in Biblical Counseling - CN 721 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Barbara Feil
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    40

    An overview of counseling theories and a foundation in basic counseling techniques for various aspects of biblical and pastoral counseling. Lab includes a structured, supervised, and hands-on application of counseling techniques in the classroom and outside of class.

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    Intro to Cross-Cultural Engagement - DM 812C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    20

    An introduction and overview where biblical, theological and cultural foundational values are put in place for effective ambassadorship toward a watching world.

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    Intro to Cross-Cultural Engagement - DM 812C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    20

    An introduction and overview where biblical, theological and cultural foundational values are put in place for effective ambassadorship toward a watching world.

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    Framing Your Missiology: Gospel Betw - DM 812M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This course will help the student to shape a biblical missiology that will create the foundation for the development of a missional philosophy of ministry.

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    Framing Your Missiology: Gospel Betw - DM 812M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This course will help the student to shape a biblical missiology that will create the foundation for the development of a missional philosophy of ministry.

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    Cultrl Literacy for Cross-Cultrl Engmnt - DM 814C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    20

    An analysis and development of themes related to key qualitites of spiritual formation pertaining to Christian ambassadorship (vulnerability, humility, charity and discernment are required for one who serves as a guest in 'another land' here and abroad). Attention is given to skills in conflict resolution that consider structural and individual-relational dynamics, and hermeneutical sensitivites of appropriate suspicion of power dynamics. Thoughtful consideration is given to strategically and redemptively siding with those who are oppressed as one serves Christ's kingdom.

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    Cultrl Literacy for Cross-Cultrl Engmnt - DM 814C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    20

    An analysis and development of themes related to key qualitites of spiritual formation pertaining to Christian ambassadorship (vulnerability, humility, charity and discernment are required for one who serves as a guest in 'another land' here and abroad). Attention is given to skills in conflict resolution that consider structural and individual-relational dynamics, and hermeneutical sensitivites of appropriate suspicion of power dynamics. Thoughtful consideration is given to strategically and redemptively siding with those who are oppressed as one serves Christ's kingdom.

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    Cultural Obstacles to Bibl Miss & Eccles - DM 814M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This course will equip students to lead churches into the Gospel first for themselves then for the sake of the world. Taking a holistic approach we will examine how the Gospel foundationally equips and transforms the church to be the people of God in the world. Being transformed for the sake of others, the missional leader must be able to lead the church in her own encounter with the Gospel in order that the church is contuniually experienceing spiritual transformation. It is integrated mission which creates a community of sent people who believe, proclaim and live the Gospel.

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    Cultural Obstacles to Bibl Miss & Eccles - DM 814M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This course will equip students to lead churches into the Gospel first for themselves then for the sake of the world. Taking a holistic approach we will examine how the Gospel foundationally equips and transforms the church to be the people of God in the world. Being transformed for the sake of others, the missional leader must be able to lead the church in her own encounter with the Gospel in order that the church is contuniually experienceing spiritual transformation. It is integrated mission which creates a community of sent people who believe, proclaim and live the Gospel.

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    The Evangelist in a Historical Context - DM 832G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    20

    How has God used the evangelist through history and around the world? What is their unique contribution to the fulfillment of the Great Commission? A look at historical evangelists and how they have served the Church. An opportunity to learn for those who have gone before us, and how lessons of history will formulate an dguard future ministry

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    The Evangelist in a Historical Context - DM 832G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    20

    How has God used the evangelist through history and around the world? What is their unique contribution to the fulfillment of the Great Commission? A look at historical evangelists and how they have served the Church. An opportunity to learn for those who have gone before us, and how lessons of history will formulate an dguard future ministry

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    The Evangelist as Leader - DM 834G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    20

    Evangelists are leaders in the growth aand development of reaching the unreached and least reached people. This seminar forcuses on how evangelists can function as leaders to further the work of the Church, and learn about and understand an evangelist's role in helping to lead the local church.

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    The Evangelist as Leader - DM 834G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    20

    Evangelists are leaders in the growth aand development of reaching the unreached and least reached people. This seminar forcuses on how evangelists can function as leaders to further the work of the Church, and learn about and understand an evangelist's role in helping to lead the local church.

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    English Composition II - ENG132B (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Domani Pothen
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    6:00PM-10:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    15

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    English Composition II - ENG132B (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Linette Bethurum
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TUES
    Time:
    6:00PM-10:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    15

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    Found in International Devlpmt Practice - IS 501 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    Focuses on understanding the history of international development work and the primary theories (both macro and micro) associated with the practice of development in the majority world. Includes work among the poor in developing societies: including economic development, poverty alleviation, food security, urban complexities and sustainable change. Emphasis is placed on maintainnig a Christian witness and Christ-centered transformation in the lives of individuals and their communities.

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    Intro to Advocacy & Justice Studies - IS 505 (01)

    Professor:
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    12:00PM-12:00PM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    This course examines biblical justice in relation to contemporary issues in both North American and international contexts. Issues such as race, immigration, human trafficking and sexual exploitation, poverty, violence, gender, creation care and human dignity will be considered along with how to advocate for those who are oppressed and marginalized in society.

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    Teaching Oral & Written Communication - LIN452 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristi French
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MTRF
    Time:
    5:00PM-9:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L108
    Max Participants:
    10

    After exposure to research and theory related to the teaching of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, current methodologies will be examined and used to formulate materials and lessons for classroom implementation. Prerequisite: LIN445.

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    Teaching Oral & Written Communication - LIN552 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Kristi French
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    MTRF
    Time:
    5:00PM-9:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L108
    Max Participants:
    10

    After exposure to research and theory related to the teaching of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, current methodologies will be examined and used to formulate materials and lessons for classroom implementation. Prerequisite: LIN545

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    Intro to Cross-Cultural Engagement - MDM612C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    10

    An introduction and overview where the biblical, theological and cultural foundational values are put in place for effective ambassadorship toward a watching world.

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    Intro to Cross-Cultural Engagement - MDM612C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    10

    An introduction and overview where the biblical, theological and cultural foundational values are put in place for effective ambassadorship toward a watching world.

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    Framing Your Missiology: Gospel Btwn - MDM612M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This course will help the student to develop a biblical missiology that will create the foundation for their development of a missional philosophy of ministry.

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    Framing Your Missiology: Gospel Btwn - MDM612M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This course will help the student to develop a biblical missiology that will create the foundation for their development of a missional philosophy of ministry.

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    Cultural Literacy for Cross-Cultl Engmnt - MDM614C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    An analysis and development of themes related to key qualitites of spiritual formation pertaining to Christian ambassadorship (vulnerability, humility, charity and discernment are required for one who serves as a guest in 'another land' here and abroad). Attention is given to skills in conflict resolution that consider structural and individual-relational dynamics, and hermeneutical sensitivites of appropriate suspicion of power dynamics. Thoughtful consideration is given to strategically and redemptively siding with those who are oppressed as one serves Christ's kingdom.

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    Cultural Literacy for Cross-Cultl Engmnt - MDM614C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    114
    Max Participants:
    9

    An analysis and development of themes related to key qualitites of spiritual formation pertaining to Christian ambassadorship (vulnerability, humility, charity and discernment are required for one who serves as a guest in 'another land' here and abroad). Attention is given to skills in conflict resolution that consider structural and individual-relational dynamics, and hermeneutical sensitivites of appropriate suspicion of power dynamics. Thoughtful consideration is given to strategically and redemptively siding with those who are oppressed as one serves Christ's kingdom.

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    Cultural Obstacles to Bibl Miss & Eccles - MDM614M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This course will equip students to lead churches into the Gospel first for themselves then for the sake of the world. Taking a holistic approach we will examine how the Gospel foundationally equips and transforms the church to be the people of God in the world. Being transformed for the sake of others, the missional leader must be able to lead the church in her own encounter with the Gospel in order that the church is contuniually experienceing spiritual transformation. It is integrated mission which creates a community of sent people who believe, proclaim and live the Gospel.

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    Cultural Obstacles to Bibl Miss & Eccles - MDM614M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This course will equip students to lead churches into the Gospel first for themselves then for the sake of the world. Taking a holistic approach we will examine how the Gospel foundationally equips and transforms the church to be the people of God in the world. Being transformed for the sake of others, the missional leader must be able to lead the church in her own encounter with the Gospel in order that the church is contuniually experienceing spiritual transformation. It is integrated mission which creates a community of sent people who believe, proclaim and live the Gospel.

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    The Evangelist in a Historical Context - MDM632G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    10

    How has God used the evangelist through history and around the world? What is their unique contribution to the fulfillment of the Great Commission? A look at historical evangelists and how they have served the Church. An opportunity to learn for those who have gone before us, and how lessons of history will formulate an dguard future ministry

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    The Evangelist in a Historical Context - MDM632G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    10

    How has God used the evangelist through history and around the world? What is their unique contribution to the fulfillment of the Great Commission? A look at historical evangelists and how they have served the Church. An opportunity to learn for those who have gone before us, and how lessons of history will formulate an dguard future ministry

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    The Evangelist as Leader - MDM634G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-11:50AM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    10

    Evangelists are leaders in the growth aand development of reaching the unreached and least reached people. This seminar forcuses on how evangelists can function as leaders to further the work of the Church, and learn about and understand an evangelist's role in helping to lead the local church.

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    The Evangelist as Leader - MDM634G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    10

    Evangelists are leaders in the growth aand development of reaching the unreached and least reached people. This seminar forcuses on how evangelists can function as leaders to further the work of the Church, and learn about and understand an evangelist's role in helping to lead the local church.

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    Introduction to Ethics - PHL302 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Michael Gurney
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    9:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    18

    An introduction to basic ethical theories and related contemporary moral issues with particular emphasis on the student being able to formulate and articulate a Christian approach to moral decision-making.

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    Introduction to Ethics - PHL302 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Michael Gurney
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-4:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    18

    An introduction to basic ethical theories and related contemporary moral issues with particular emphasis on the student being able to formulate and articulate a Christian approach to moral decision-making.

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    Ministry Management & Development - PM 608 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Mark Belokonny
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    113
    Max Participants:
    35

    Applies biblical principles of management to the functional operation of the church and mission organization. Presents an introduction to critical components of ministry management including finance and budgeting, problem analysis, managing change, delegating, church legal issues, government compliance and taxation, and fundraising via planned giving.

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    Film, Theology & Ministry - PM 627 (01)

    Professor:
    Rev. Thomas Schiave
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    115
    Max Participants:
    25

    This course is designed to help students enter into theological and cultural conversations with film. Students will examine the philosophical underpinnings of movies and be given insightful questions to ask and categories to explore that will help in discerning the meaning of movies. Assignments for this course will include spending time in the dark of a movie theater in order to evealuate what "light", if any, can be found in today's modern art form, the movie.

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    Foundation in Homiletics - PR 611 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Gene Curtis
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    15

    Principles of textual analysis and sermon construction for various genres in Scripture. Skills in exegesis, sermon development, and effective communication and delivery. Exposure to traditional and contemporary homiletical theory. Preach sermons for in-class evaluation.

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    Biology w/ lab - SCI135B (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Linette Bethurum
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    SAT
    Time:
    8:30AM-12:30PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    15

    A course to fulfill the general education requirement that deals with the structure and function of cells and organisms, the role of energy in the ecosystems, transfer of biological information, reproduction and heredity. Bioethical considerations are discussed.

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    Biology w/ lab - SCI135B (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Keith Swenson
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    SAT
    Time:
    8:30AM-12:30PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    112
    Max Participants:
    15

    A course to fulfill the general education requirement that deals with the structure and function of cells and organisms, the role of energy in the ecosystems, transfer of biological information, reproduction and heredity. Bioethical considerations are discussed.

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    Theology I - TH 307 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    20

    An introduction to the study of Theology. The character of the Bible and its own vindication of inerrancy and inspiration, especially in view of contemporary religious doubt. Theism, including the attributes, names, designations and works of the Trinitarian God. The Person and work of the Savior, including his deity, humanity and the nature of His sacrifice as substitutionary atonement. The Person and work of the Holy Spirit, including his role in salvation and the life of the believer.

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    Theology I - TH 307 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-4:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    20

    An introduction to the study of Theology. The character of the Bible and its own vindication of inerrancy and inspiration, especially in view of contemporary religious doubt. Theism, including the attributes, names, designations and works of the Trinitarian God. The Person and work of the Savior, including his deity, humanity and the nature of His sacrifice as substitutionary atonement. The Person and work of the Holy Spirit, including his role in salvation and the life of the believer.

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    Christian Theology I - TH 507 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    40

    A survey of Christian theology covering the Scriptures, God, Christ, Holy Spirit, man, sin, and angels. Emphasizes a systematic as well as historical and biblical approach to theology.

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    Christian Theology I - TH 507 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-4:00PM
    Building:
    BRAD
    Room:
    B4
    Max Participants:
    40

    A survey of Christian theology covering the Scriptures, God, Christ, Holy Spirit, man, sin, and angels. Emphasizes a systematic as well as historical and biblical approach to theology.

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    Colloquium in Christian Theology - TH 742 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Albert Baylis
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    113
    Max Participants:
    35

    A summative seminar for formulating and expressing doctrinal convictions regarding scriptural teaching in key areas of historic orthodoxy, the heritage of the seminary, and the polity of their own ecclesiastical affiliation. Includes a written doctrinal statement appropriate for an ordination setting.

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    Biblical Interpretation - BIB580 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Ray Lubeck
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    An introduction to the principles of inductive Bible study with an emphasis on general hermeneutics and the use of tools for independent Bible study. Attention is also given to various biblical genres.

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    General Biology I - BIO211 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Keith Swenson
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Fundamental concepts of living organisms' structures, functions and interaction, and examining the way biologists attempt to understand these; emphasis on the structure and function of cells at the molecular and organellar levels. Some anatomy, physiology, and nutrition included. Lab section and fee required.

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    Principles of Management - BUS302 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Kenneth Miller
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    The principles and role of management in recruiting, hiring, training, leading, evaluating, and compensating employees and/or volunteers in an organization.

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    DMin Personal Ministry Reflection - DM 810 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Derek Chinn
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    This online course is for all students in the program. It emphasizes personal assessment and awareness in the student's ministry setting. Student meet with their ministry's constituents, colleagues and mentors to apply what they are learning in their ministry track, in their respective ministry. Students also get a brief refresher on theological research and writing.

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    Intro Cross-Cultural Engagement Forum - DM 813C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Framing Missiology Forum - DM 813M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Cultrl Literacy for Crs-Clt Engmnt Forum - DM 815C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Cultural Obstacles Forum - DM 815M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum and lab is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    DMin Pastoral Minstry Interaction - DM 820 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Derek Chinn
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    This online course is for all students in the program. The class expands on what was emphasized in Year 1 with a focus on evaluation and awareness about how one's ministry affects family and the relational community in which they are a part. It encourages reflection and ministry assessment with the people whom the students are ministering alongside.

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    The Evangelist in a Hist Context Forum - DM 833G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Evangelist as Leader Forum - DM 835G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    20

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Macroeconomics - ECN234 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Kenneth Miller
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    A study of macroeconomic theory with a primary emphasis placed upon an examination of economic aggregates, including topics such as supply and demand, the market process, the economic role of government, measuring the nation's economic performance, unemployment, economic fluctuations, fiscal policy, money and the banking system, economic growth, international trade, and foreign exchange markets.

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    Foundations of Special Education - EDU515 (01)

    Professor:
    Ms. Dracy Welch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    This course will focus on equipping future teachers to meet the educational needs of students with exceptionalities. Topics covered include: policies and laws related to children with disabilities, how to assess and evaluate both early childhood and elementary students who may have special needs, how to create an integrated classroom environment, how to develop differentiated curriculum and work with IEPs. Students will become knowledgeable in intervention strategies for children with medical needs, social and emotional needs, cognitive development needs, and communication and language needs.

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    American Literature - ENG215 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Katherine Berning
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    A chronological study of major works of American literature. Selected readings introduce students to influential writers, a variety of literary forms, and significant currents of (largely Western) thought. An introduction to literature, these courses include practice in analytical writing and offers students a background in the humanities. Selections from the beginning of the American colonial period in the early 17th century through the Romantic period in the late 19th century, including works by Bradstreet, Edwards, Irving, Poe, Hawthorne, Melville, Emerson, Thoreau, Dickinson, and Whitman.

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    Critical Reading & Writing - ENG220 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Domani Pothen
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Building on the students' introduction to expository and persuasive writing in English 120, this course integrates rhetorical analysis and interpretation of texts, including illocution, with responsible expository writing. Prerequisite: Eng120

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    Western Civilization - HST101 (01)

    Professor:
    Mrs. Rachel Humphrey
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    The Ancient and Medieval periods: emphasis on the political, cultural, social, and economic aspects of Western Civilization as well as relationships between Church and State.

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    Introduction to Fine Arts - HUM101 (01)

    Professor:
    Mr. Stanford Campbell
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Selected topics in visual arts, theater, and music surveyed in relations to their development in Western Culture. Topics vary according to curricular need and faculty expertise. May include required field trips to local art museums, concerts, and stage productions. Additional course fee required.

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    Intro to Cross-Cultural Engagement Forum - MDM613C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    This follow-up online course to the in-class seminar is a discussion forum giving opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Framing Your Missiology Forum - MDM613M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Cultural Lit for Cross-Cultrl Eng Forum - MDM615C (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Paul Metzger
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    This is the follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Cultural Obstacles Forum - MDM615M (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Richard McKinley
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    9

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    The Evangelist in a Hist Context Forum - MDM633G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    The Evangelist as Leader Forum - MDM635G (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Timothy Robnett
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    0

    The follow-up online course to the in-class seminar. The discussion forum is the opportunity to put what was learned in class into action in the student's ministry setting.

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    Contemporary Math - MTH110 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Chin-Chi Chen
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    Highlights the utility of mathematics in everyday life; increasing proficiency in advanced formula and problem solving, including real world applications.

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    General Psychology - PSY100 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Katherine Berning
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    A survey of principles from the field of psychology as they relate to the problems of contemporary man and a biblical worldview.

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    Survey of Theology - TH 570 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Bradley Harper
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An introduction to the study of theology, including theological methodology and the main topics of systematic theology. Brief surveys of the theology of God, the Bible, Humanity, Christ, Salvation, the Holy Spirit, the Church, and Last Things.

lab

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    Practicum Counseling - CN 723 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Barbara Feil
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    8:00AM-12:00PM
    Building:
    TLHALL
    Room:
    111
    Max Participants:
    40

    An overview of counseling theories and a foundation in basic counseling techniques for various aspects of biblical and pastoral counseling. Lab includes a structured, supervised, and hands-on application of counseling techniques in the classroom and outside of class.

practicum

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    Cross-Cultural Practicum - IS 410 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Karen Fancher
    Credits:
    4.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    A specified time of practical missions work (for both Intercultural Studies and Missions Aviation majors) undertaken entirely in a cultural setting different to that of the student's, emphasizing appropriate ministry, relational, and practical skills as required by the particular opportunity, and performed under the qualified supervision and evaluation of a mature individual working in the field. The course may be taken any time following the sophomore year, and will be concluded with a "debriefing retreat" by select faculty upon return to the Portland area. Advisor's approval required. Prerequisites: IS 101, IS 301, SOC204 (and at least one earned FAA-approved certificates for aviation majors).

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    Global Dev & Justice Internship I - IS 630 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    This is a 150 hour internship, emphasizing the importance of servant learning as students work in communities affected by conflict, poverty and injustices. Students will work with an on-site supervisor of a reputable organization or church and will receive regular evaluation during the internship. The internship placement will depend upon the student's focus, allowing for both national and international opportunities. Journal reflections, reports and a final evaluation will be included in the experience.

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    Global Develpmnt & Justice Internship II - IS 640 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Greg Burch
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    25

    This is a 150 hour internship, emphasizing the importance of servant learning as students work in communities affected by conflict, poverty and injustices. Students will work with an on-site supervisor of a reputable organization or church and will receive regular evaluation during the internship. The internship placement will depend upon the student's focus, allowing for both national and international opportunities. Journal reflections, reports and a final evaluation will be included in the experience.

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    Community ESL: On-Campus Practicum - LIN458 (01)

    Professor:
    Ms. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    WED
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:20PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    TESOL Practicum: Japan English Camp - LIN458 (02)

    Professor:
    Ms. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    Community ESL: On-Campus Practicum - LIN558 (01)

    Professor:
    Ms. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    WED
    Time:
    6:00PM-9:20PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    TESOL Practicum: Japan English Camp - LIN558 (02)

    Professor:
    Ms. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    ALL
    Time:
    1:00PM-5:00PM
    Building:
    LIB
    Room:
    L109
    Max Participants:
    10

    The practicum serves to give students teaching experience in an authentic English-language learning classroom. Students will also meet with faculty and classroom teachers to assist in processing and integration previosuly learned material with their present experience. Prerequiste: LIN415, 452, 455.

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    TESOL Internship - LIN600 (01)

    Professor:
    Ms. Kristyn Kidney
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    Student teachers engage in extensive independent teaching in an ESL in the United States or abroad under the general supervision of an experienced teacher. This typically may include teaching as part of a team working with nonprofit organization. Instructor permission required.

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    Mentored Ministry-MACL - MM 700 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MA(PS) only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MACL - MM 710 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    10

    A mentored ministry normally centered in a local church, tailored to the student's ministry goals and supervised by both an experienced mentor in the field and a resident faculty member. Supervision includes planning, instruction, and evaluation of the student in an area of ministry focus. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MA(PS) only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MACL - MM 720 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    A mentored ministry focused in an area of professional ministry specialization designed to develop leadership skills and guided by an experienced mentor. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. MA(PS) only.

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    Mentored Ministry-MDIV - MM 770 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    40

    A mentored ministry centered in a local church under the supervision of an experienced mentor and resident faculty member. Supervision of pastoral field education includes planning, instruction, and evaluation by the mentor and student. A contract is entered into between mentor and student, specifically listing responsibilities and commitment. M.Div. only.

independent study

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    Hermeneutics - BIB348 (R1)

    Professor:
    Mr. James Slavin
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    An introduction to the theory and practice of Bible interpretation, including a history of interpretational approach and a survey of current methodology. A clarification and defense of the literal-historical methodology of the Reformation, its theological and philosophical underpinnings, and its relevance for today's Christian community. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.

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    DMIN Final Project - DM 890 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Derek Chinn
    Credits:
    6.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    The culmination of doctoral studies is reflected in the final project. The product will demonstrate theological understanding of cumulative work done in the track courses, and depth of comprehension of the work, and integration of biblical truths and ministry application. The final work will include academic research, analysis, and ministry assessment.

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    World Literature - ENG231 (R1)

    Professor:
    Dr. Katherine Berning
    Credits:
    3.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    1

    A chronological study of major works of world (non-British and non-American) literature. Selected readings introduce students to influential writers, a variety of literary forms, and significant currents of thought. An introduction to literature, these courses include practice in analytical writing and offer students a background in the humanities. Selections from the antiquity until the begining of the eighteenth century, including works by Egyptian, Chinese, and Indian writers. Offered alternate years.

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    Ministry Project - PM 740 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    2.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    5

    Development and evaluation of a practical project having direct impact on ministry. The student produces project materials with appropriate testing and evaluation for usefulness. By permission. Two to four credits.

field experience

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    Practical Fieldwork - SL 254 (01)

    Professor:
    Dr. Roger Trautmann
    Credits:
    1.00
    Day:
    TBA
    Time:
    12:00AM-12:00AM
    Building:
    Room:
    Max Participants:
    15

    An eight- to twelve-week summer session of full-time service or ministry performed under the supervision of a mature Christian worker. Instruction and experience in evangelism, teaching, preaching, Christian education, music, counseling, camping, house-to-house visitation, and other ministries. Evaluation is done by the field supervisor. The course is under the direction of the Service Learning department and may be taken any summer following the freshman year.