2014 Fall Course Schedule and Syllabi


Syllabi will be linked to the course numbers as they become available.

Course Schedule:  Monday Through Thursday


BI/PL540 The Bible in Missional Perspective Wall W 5:30 – 8:00pm
CH 510 The History of Christianity 1 Wall Th …  1:30 – 4:00pm
COU 500 Counseling Research and Statistics Ditsky T 1:30-4:00pm
COU/PC 522 Normal Human Growth and Development Baker W 9:30am-noon
COU 530  Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy…  Terrill…  T 5:30-8:00pm 
COU 600 Counseling Techniques Terrill W 1:30-4:00pm
COU_611 Psychopathology  Terrill 5:30-8:15pm
COU 665 Cross-cultural Counseling Lima T 9:30am-noon
COU 690 Professional Orientation Baker W 5:30-8:00pm
#COU 740 Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Ditsky 6:45-9:15pm
#COU_751a-753a  Counseling Practicum  Terrill 10:30-11:30am 
#COU 751-753 b Counseling Practicum Baker T 5:30-6:30pm
#COU 751c-753c  Counseling Practicum Terrill W 5:30-6:30pm
*CS 501  Introduction to Christian Spirituality  Towne  T 1:00-4:30pm   
CS/PL 640 Systems Thinking in Ministry Contexts Shuman 9:30am-Noon
CS 664 History of Christian Spirituality  Laing  6:45-9:15pm
#FE 651/652 Ministry Practicum Fain M 5:30-6:30pm
GR 551 Elementary New Testament Greek Kennard T 5:30-8:00pm
#NT 731 Epistle to the Romans Kennard TH 9:30am-12:00pm
*OT 501a Introduction to Old Testament Pitts TH 9:00am-12:30pm
*OT 501b Introduction to the Old Testament Pitts T 5:30-9:00pm
*OT 762 The Book of Jeremiah Pitts TH 5:30-8:00pm
*PC 501 Introduction to Pastoral Care  Shuman M 5:30-9:15pm 
PH 731 Bioethics Wall W 1:30-4:00pm
PL 510 Intro to Pastoral Leadership Furr TH 4:15-5:15pm
PL 600 Organizational Development for Christian Leaders Fain T 1:30-4:00pm
PL 620 Culture and Context Wall T 5:30-8:00pm
#PR 623 Preaching on Contemporary Issues Burton TH 5:30-8:00pm
RE 500 Research, Writing, and Theological Learning  Team  5:30-8:15pm 
*TH 501a Introduction to Christian Theology Kennard W 9:00am-12:30pm
*TH 501b Introduction to Christian Theology Kennard  TH 5:30-9:00pm 


Alternative Course Offerings


COU 540 Appraisal and Assessment in Counseling July (Online/Hybrid) TH 1:30-4:30pm
COU 674 Group Counseling and Psychotherapy Powell (Online/Hybrid) TH 5:30-8:00pm
COU 710 Lifestyle and Career Counseling Baker  (Online/Hybrid) …… TH 9:30am-Noon 
#COU 799 Advanced Seminar Team TBD
CS 665  Christian Devotional Classics Towne  (Online/Hybrid)  TH  5:30-8:00pm 
IE 601/602  Integrative Experience Wall 9/6, 10/25, 11/15, 12/6 S 9:00am-Noon 

Course Offerings on “As-needed” Basis

#CS 767 Techniques and Principles of Spiritual Direction
#CS 780/781 Spiritual Direction Practicum I & II
CS 799 Interdisciplinary Capstone in Spiritual Direction
ID 701 Interdisciplinary Capstone (MTS students)
PL 799 Interdisciplinary Capstone in Missional Leadership

Courses marked with * are worth four hours of credit.
Courses marked with # have one or more prerequisites.

Fall 2014 Course Offerings Link 

Important Dates

First day of classes: Monday, August 25, 2014
Convocation Chapel: Thursday, August 28, 11:00am and 6:30pm
Labor Day: September 1, 2014 (offices closed – no classes)
Thanksgiving Break: November 24 – 29, 2014 (offices closed – no classes)
Last day of classes: Friday, December 12, 2014
Fall Commencement: Saturday, December 13, 2014