BIBL111_MSTR_OC15(2).docx - Mission Statement: Regent...

This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 22 pages.

Mission Statement:Regent University serves as a center of Christian thought and action to provide excellent educationthrough a Biblical perspective and global context equipping Christian leaders to change the world.SECTION 1: COURSE OVERVIEWRegent UniversityCOLLEGEOFARTSANDSCIENCESBIBL 111: Introduction to Christian History and Thought (credit hours)Semester: Fall 2019Dates: August 26 – December 14Location: CRB 227Instructor: Prof. Mark J. Ackerman, M.A.Location:Office By AppointmentPhone: (757) 536-8131Email: [email protected]Communications PolicyPlease use my Regent faculty email. [email protected], as the best method of communicating withme outside of class time. If I am unable to reply to your email or phone call immediately, I will do so thefirst opportunity I have.Course DescriptionProvides a broad overview of the historic roots and development of Christian thought. Students identifyand describe historical Christian doctrines, the basics of theological reasoning, significant Christianthinkers, and contemporary global trends and issues.Prerequisites: NoneProgram Outcomes1.Anunderstandingof important developments in Christian history.2.Anunderstandingof major topics of Christian thought from diverse theological perspectives.3.Abroad understandingof Christian theology and scripture.Last updated: 11/29/211 |P a g e
4.An ability toconsiderandevaluatethe practical implications of Biblical and/or theologicalconcepts.RELATIONSHIP TO REGENT’S MISSIONMission:Regent University serves as a center of Christian thought and action to provide excellenteducation through a Biblical perspective and global context equipping Christian leaders to change theworld.Below are the examples—as appropriate—of how this course supports the mission.1.Biblical Perspective:In this course, as in the all the courses offered in the Department of BiblicalStudies and Christian Ministry, the Bible is seen as the primary source text in the formation ofBible teachers, theologians, missionaries, ministers and leaders. We will discover how the sacredScriptures and Christ Himself promotes holistic thinking, spiritual formation, vocationaldevelopment and growth in service. The course is structured around the Biblical mandates tocherish character, challenge culture and serve the world.2.Global Context:In this course, we will read a variety of texts from the classical andcontemporary sources within the faithful Christian tradition as well as from a wider variety ofcultural backgrounds. We will explore how the formation of a Biblical worldview, theology andministerial praxis can serve to engage and provide answers to contemporary, global challenges.SECTION 2: COURSE REQUIREMENTSCourse Learning Outcomes(with match to Program Outcomes)Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:1.

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

End of preview. Want to read all 22 pages?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Term
Fall
Professor
NoProfessor
Tags
Writing, Bingham, Hugh Kerr

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture