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AS102 A 3 Seminar on Educational Process of the Church and World Missions* 15/15
Mon 9:00–11:40a 1/17–5/12 WSC 104 info »

*Limited to Accelerated Program students. Please email registrar@dts.edu to register for this course.

Description
A study of key issues and practices related to the educational ministry of the local church and the biblical meaning and purpose of missions at home and abroad. Attention is given to developing the educational cycle, as well as to the influence of culture on ministry. Enrollment is limited to students in the Accelerated Advanced Standing program and requires the consent of the Advanced Standing Committee.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
WSC 104
AS104 A 3 Seminar on the New Testament* 16/17
Mon 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 201 info »

*Limited to Accelerated Program Students. Please email registrar@dts.edu to register

Description
A select exposition of the New Testament books, with emphasis on critical issues, biblical theology, genre, and application. Enrollment is limited to students in the Accelerated Advanced Standing program and requires the consent of the Advanced Standing Committee. Prerequisite or Corequisite: AS101 Seminar on Practical Theology, Hermeneutics, and Research and BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201
AS106 A 3 Seminar on Salvation, Sanctification, and the Church* 13/15
Tue 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 WSC 104 info »

*Limited to Accelerated Program students. Please email registrar@dts.edu to register for this course.

Description
A biblical, historical, and systematic study of the seminal issues in soteriology, sanctification, and ecclesiology. Enrollment is limited to students in the Accelerated Advanced Standing program and requires the consent of the Advanced Standing Committee. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
WSC 104
Bible Exposition
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
BE101 A 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 31/160
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 204 info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 204
BE101 DC 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
37/45
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 1/21, 3/4, 4/8 DC  info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 04/08 8:00a–4:00p DC
BE101 HO 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 11/28
Thu 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
BE101 NZ 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 4/30
MTWRF 8:00a–5:00p 1/23–27 MOBL  info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"NZ" means New Zealand
Dates
01/23–01/27
BE101 OL 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 83/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE101 OS 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics* 20/30
Lopez
1/17–5/12 OS  info »

*This course is taught online in Spanish.

Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"OS" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE101 PI 3 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics
hybrid course meets 1/17–3/07
19/50
WRFS see info 2/15–16, 2/17, 2/17–18 OL , PGI  info »
Description
An introduction to inductive Bible study involving the steps of observation, interpretation (hermeneutics), application, and correlation. Principles in these steps are applied to several biblical passages and books. Required prerequisite or corequisite to all Bible Exposition courses.
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"PI" means Passion Global Institute
Dates
01/17–03/07
Meetings
02/15–02/16 6:00p–9:00p OL (Meets in OL)
Fri. 02/17 10:00a–4:00p PGI (Meets in PGI)
Fri. 02/17 6:00p–9:00p PGI (Meets in PGI)
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–4:00p PGI (Meets in PGI)
BE102 A 3 Old Testament History I 58/66
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 114 info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 114
BE102 B 3 Old Testament History I 22/86
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
BE102 HO 3 Old Testament History I 13/28
Tue 7:00–9:45a 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
BE102 N 3 Old Testament History I 23/86
Tue 6:40–9:35p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
BE102 OL 3 Old Testament History I 87/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE102 PI 3 Old Testament History I
hybrid course meets 3/21–5/12
22/50
TWRFS see info 3/21, 4/26–27, 4/28–29 OL , PGI  info »
Description
An exposition of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy, Joshua, and Judges with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"PI" means Passion Global Institute
Dates
03/21–05/12
Meetings
Tue. 03/21 3:30p–5:00p OL (Meets in OL)
04/26–04/27 6:00p–9:00p PGI (Meets in PGI)
04/28–04/29 8:00a–4:00p PGI (Meets in PGI)
BE103 A 2 Old Testament History II & Poetry 28/86
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–4/5 CAC 206 info »
Description
An exposition of the historical books (1 Samuel through Esther), Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.  Recommended Prerequisite: BE102 Old Testament History I. 2 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
CAC 206
BE103 HO 2 Old Testament History II & Poetry 8/32
Thu 1:15–4:00p 1/17–4/3 RGCY 127 info »
Description
An exposition of the historical books (1 Samuel through Esther), Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.  Recommended Prerequisite: BE102 Old Testament History I. 2 hours.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–04/03
Classroom
RGCY 127
BE103 OL 2 Old Testament History II & Poetry 102/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An exposition of the historical books (1 Samuel through Esther), Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.  Recommended Prerequisite: BE102 Old Testament History I. 2 hours.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE104 A 3 OT Prophets 24/66
Mon 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 114 info »
Description
An exposition of the preexilic, exilic, and postexilic writing prophets (Isaiah through Malachi), excluding Jonah, but including Lamentations with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE103 Old Testament History II and Poetry. 3 hours
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 114
BE104 HO 3 OT Prophets 13/32
Mon 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 127 info »
Description
An exposition of the preexilic, exilic, and postexilic writing prophets (Isaiah through Malachi), excluding Jonah, but including Lamentations with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE103 Old Testament History II and Poetry. 3 hours
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
BE104 OL 3 OT Prophets 56/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An exposition of the preexilic, exilic, and postexilic writing prophets (Isaiah through Malachi), excluding Jonah, but including Lamentations with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE103 Old Testament History II and Poetry. 3 hours
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE104 WL 3 OT Prophets* 15/30
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/21, 2/11, 3/4, 4/1, 4/22 WL  info »

*This section will be taught in the Woodlands, TX

Description
An exposition of the preexilic, exilic, and postexilic writing prophets (Isaiah through Malachi), excluding Jonah, but including Lamentations with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE103 Old Testament History II and Poetry. 3 hours
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"WL" means Woodlands
Dates
01/21–04/22
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p WL
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–5:00p WL
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–5:00p WL
Sat. 04/01 8:00a–5:00p WL
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–5:00p WL
BE105 A 2 The Gospels 24/66
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–4/4 TODD 114 info »
Description
An exposition of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/04
Classroom
TODD 114
BE105 B 2 The Gospels 41/66
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–4/5 TODD 114 info »
Description
An exposition of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
TODD 114
BE105 DC 2 The Gospels*
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
36/40
Fr,Sa 8:00a–4:00p 2/24–25 DC  info »

*This class will meet at Burke Community Church, 9900 Old Keene Mill Rd., Burke, VA 22015.

Description
An exposition of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
02/24–02/25 8:00a–4:00p DC
BE105 OL 2 The Gospels 84/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An exposition of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE105 OS 2 The Gospels* 17/30
1/17–5/12 OS  info »

*This course is taught online in Spanish

Description
An exposition of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisite: BE104 Old Testament Prophets
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"OS" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE106 A 3 Acts & Pauline Epistles 21/66
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 TODD 115 info »
Description
An exposition of Acts and 10 of the Pauline Epistles (all except Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians), with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE105 The Gospels.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 115
BE106 HO 3 Acts & Pauline Epistles 18/32
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/28, 2/18, 3/18, 4/8, 4/29 RGCY 127 info »
Description
An exposition of Acts and 10 of the Pauline Epistles (all except Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians), with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE105 The Gospels.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/28–04/29
Classroom
RGCY 127
Meetings
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 03/18 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 04/08 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 04/29 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
BE106 OL 3 Acts & Pauline Epistles* 47/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »

*Video professor is Dr. Constable

Description
An exposition of Acts and 10 of the Pauline Epistles (all except Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians), with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics and BE105 The Gospels.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE107 A 3 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation 23/66
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 115 info »
Description
An exposition of Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, Jude, and Revelation with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 115
BE107 B 3 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation 34/66
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 115 info »
Description
An exposition of Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, Jude, and Revelation with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 115
BE107 GA 3 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
10/40
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 2/4, 3/4, 4/15 info »
Description
An exposition of Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, Jude, and Revelation with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"GA" means Atlanta
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–4:00p
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–4:00p
Sat. 04/15 8:00a–4:00p
BE107 N 3 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation 20/86
Thu 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
An exposition of Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, Jude, and Revelation with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
BE107 OL 3 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation* 47/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »

*Video professor is Dr. Toussaint

Description
An exposition of Hebrews, James, 1 and 2 Peter, 1, 2, and 3 John, Jude, and Revelation with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE109 A 3 Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles 13/66
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 114 info »
Description
An exposition of Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, and three of Paul' epistles (Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians) that are not taught in the other required Bible courses, with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. This course is required for M.A. students and is an elective for Th.M. students. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisites: BE102 Old Testament History I and BE104 Old Testament Prophets.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 114
BE109 B 3 Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles* 27/30
Wed 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 103 info »

*This course will be video recorded for future online use.

Description
An exposition of Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, and three of Paul' epistles (Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians) that are not taught in the other required Bible courses, with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. This course is required for M.A. students and is an elective for Th.M. students. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisites: BE102 Old Testament History I and BE104 Old Testament Prophets.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 103
BE109 OL 3 Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles 49/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An exposition of Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, and three of Paul' epistles (Romans, Ephesians, and Philippians) that are not taught in the other required Bible courses, with emphasis on the biblical theology of these books, their genre, and application. This course is required for M.A. students and is an elective for Th.M. students. Prerequisite or Corequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Recommended Prerequisites: BE102 Old Testament History I and BE104 Old Testament Prophets.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE201 GB 3 The Story of Scripture: Genesis to Revelation*
hybrid course meets 4/01–5/12
21/30
WRFS see info 4/26–29 MOBL  info »

*This course takes place in a Hybrid format at Grace Bible Church in College Station

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"GB" means Grace Bible Church
Dates
04/01–05/12
Meetings
Wed. 04/26 6:00p–9:00p MOBL (Meets in MOBL)
04/27–04/29 8:00a–4:00p MOBL (Meets in MOBL)
BE201 OL 3 The Story of Scripture: Genesis to Revelation 68/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
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Dates
01/17–05/12
BE220 A 3 Advanced Hermeneutics 3/25
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A detailed study of the principles of the literal-grammatical-historical system of biblical interpretation, with practice in using those principles in interpreting representative passages.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
BE305 A 2 Phys & Hist Geography of Israel 6/30
Tue 1:00–2:50p 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A survey of the principal physical features of the land of Israel, and a review of the historical geography of Israel for all the important periods in the Old and New Testaments. Attention is given to the relationship between Israel's geography and history. The course also incorporates a variety of the most recent visual resources.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
BE305 RV 2 Phys & Hist Geography of Israel* 2/3
Tue 1:00–2:50p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A survey of the principal physical features of the land of Israel, and a review of the historical geography of Israel for all the important periods in the Old and New Testaments. Attention is given to the relationship between Israel's geography and history. The course also incorporates a variety of the most recent visual resources.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE450 A 2 The Book of Hebrews 2/30
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–4/5 CAC 207 info »
Description
An analytical study of Hebrews with attention to the theme of Christ's superiority and with application to the life of the believer in the new order.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
CAC 207
BE505 N 3 The Kingdom & Covenants 18/86
Wed 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A thematic study of the unfolding of the theocratic kingdom program throughout the Scriptures, tracing its origin, historical development in various forms, and its ultimate consummation in the reign of Christ, together with a study of the biblical covenants in relation to the kingdom.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
BE505 OL 3 The Kingdom & Covenants 43/60
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A thematic study of the unfolding of the theocratic kingdom program throughout the Scriptures, tracing its origin, historical development in various forms, and its ultimate consummation in the reign of Christ, together with a study of the biblical covenants in relation to the kingdom.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE510 OL 3 The Life of Christ on Earth 11/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A thematic study of the earthly life of Christ, tracing in detail the movements of His presentation, authentication, opposition, and rejection.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
BE545 HO 3 Introduction to Biblical Theology 3/28
Wed 1:15–4:00p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
An introduction to the discipline of biblical theology that includes study of its history, principles, and methods. Readings in significant authors will form the basis for class discussion.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
BE547 OL 3 A Biblical Theology of Suffering, Disability, and the Church 7/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the biblical meanings and purposes of suffering, with theological reflections and application to various aspects of suffering and disability-related ministries. The course includes a number of guest lecturers, including Joni Eareckson Tada. May also be credited in the Department of Biblical Counseling (See BC547).
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
Biblical Counseling
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
BC101 A 2 Pastoral Counseling 39/40
Tue 4:00–5:50p 1/17–5/12 CAC 208 info »
Description
A course designed to consider the special issues associated with the theory, practice, and administration of counseling in pastoral contexts. Students will receive training for certification in the PREPARE-ENRICH© and Counselaid® assessments as well as the Strategic Pastoral Counseling model.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208
BC101 OL 2 Pastoral Counseling 47/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A course designed to consider the special issues associated with the theory, practice, and administration of counseling in pastoral contexts. Students will receive training for certification in the PREPARE-ENRICH© and Counselaid® assessments as well as the Strategic Pastoral Counseling model.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
BC102 DC 3 Theological and Psychological Foundations of Counseling 5/24
Fri 8:00a–4:00p 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17 DC  info »
Description
An introduction to the foundations of Christian counseling, emphasizing the priority of a theological system for theory and practice. Special attention is given to models of integration, historical developments, current directions, and collaborative models of Christian counseling for the local church and the professional Christian counselor.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/20–02/17
Meetings
Fri. 01/20 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 01/27 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 02/03 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 02/10 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 02/17 8:00a–4:00p DC
BC102 HO 3 Theological and Psychological Foundations of Counseling 18/32
Mon 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 127 info »
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An introduction to the foundations of Christian counseling, emphasizing the priority of a theological system for theory and practice. Special attention is given to models of integration, historical developments, current directions, and collaborative models of Christian counseling for the local church and the professional Christian counselor.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
BC210 DC 3 Counseling Theory 5/24
Fri 8:00a–4:00p 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/24, 3/31 DC  info »
Description
A course designed to provide an introduction to primary counseling theories, with special attention given to evaluating those theories on the basis of Scripture, understanding the nature of men and women, observing how and why problems develop, and dealing with those problems in appropriate and effective ways.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
02/24–03/31
Meetings
Fri. 02/24 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 03/03 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 03/10 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 03/24 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 03/31 8:00a–4:00p DC
BC215 DC 3 Normal Human Growth
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
3/24
Fr,Sa 8:00a–4:00p 2/4, 3/17–18, 4/1 DC  info »
Description
A course designed to trace the normal stages and understand the natural processes of human growth and development (from before birth to old age) on various levels: physical, intellectual, relational, and emotional.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–4:00p DC
03/17–03/18 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 04/01 8:00a–4:00p DC
BC220 A 3 Counseling Methods & Techniques 57/86
Tue 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A study of the major techniques and strategies that can be appropriately and effectively used in counseling individuals, including ways of determining and defining problems (diagnosis) as well as helping with the problem (treatment). Prerequisite: BC210 Counseling Theory.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
BC225 A 3 Abnormal Human Behavior 47/86
Kim
Thu 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A course designed to study the symptoms and underlying personal and interpersonal dynamics of the major categories of dysfunction as found in the DSM manual. Special attention will be given to depressive, obsessive-compulsive, and sexual disorders. Prerequisite: BC210 Counseling Theory.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
BC225 HO 3 Abnormal Human Behavior 10/28
Wade
Mon 1:00–3:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
A course designed to study the symptoms and underlying personal and interpersonal dynamics of the major categories of dysfunction as found in the DSM manual. Special attention will be given to depressive, obsessive-compulsive, and sexual disorders. Prerequisite: BC210 Counseling Theory.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
BC230 HO 3 Lifestyle & Career Development 14/28
Wade
Th,Fr,Sa 9:00a–5:00p 2/9–11, 3/10–11 RGCY 133 info »
Description
A survey of theories, issues, and informational sources associated with educational choices, career options, and vocational decisions that will enable the counselor to assist clients with vocational guidance and healthy lifestyle choices.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
02/09–03/11
Classroom
RGCY 133
Meetings
02/09–02/11 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
03/10–03/11 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
BC240 HO 3 Research Methods & Statistics 19/32
Mon 9:00–11:45a 1/17–5/12 RGCY 127 info »
Description
A study of statistics (principles, usefulness, and limitations) and other standard research tools and methods as applied in the field of counseling.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
BC245 A 3 Appraisal & Assessmt Techniques 48/86
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 204 info »
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A course in which the student is trained in the theory, principles, and practice of using the major test instruments and nontesting approaches to assessment of a client's condition and needs.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 204
BC250 A 3 Professional Orientation 50/86
Thu 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
A course designed to introduce the student to the ethical and legal standards, professional organizations, educational standards, and the appropriate role of practitioners in the field of counseling.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
BC280 A 3 Group Counseling 18/30
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 208, CAC 207, CAC 211 info »
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An examination of group purpose, membership, stages and process, including the leader' role and leadership competencies. Emphasis is placed on small-group experience and its application both professionally and ministerially.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208, CAC 207, CAC 211
Meetings
01/17–05/12 1:00p–3:40p CAC 208
01/17–05/12 1:00p–3:40p CAC 207
01/17–05/12 1:00p–3:40p CAC 211
BC305 A 3 Counseling Practicum I 11/12
Albritton
Tue 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
A course designed to introduce the practices, processes, and procedures involved in counseling based on the theory and practice taught in BC210 Counseling Theory. Direct interaction in 20 1-hour individual counseling sessions with a supervised LPC intern helps develop students’ understanding of and ability to address common problems that people face. Students enrolling in this course will be assessed a $100 student counseling fee to help defray the costs of the individual counseling sessions. Prerequisite: BC210 Counseling Theory (must be taken previously or concurrently with this practicum). Enrollment limited to 12 students per section. Open to students who are not in the M.A. in Biblical Counseling program.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
BC305 DC 3 Counseling Practicum I 3/24
Fri 8:00a–4:00p 4/7, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28, 5/5 DC  info »
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A course designed to introduce the practices, processes, and procedures involved in counseling based on the theory and practice taught in BC210 Counseling Theory. Direct interaction in 20 1-hour individual counseling sessions with a supervised LPC intern helps develop students’ understanding of and ability to address common problems that people face. Students enrolling in this course will be assessed a $100 student counseling fee to help defray the costs of the individual counseling sessions. Prerequisite: BC210 Counseling Theory (must be taken previously or concurrently with this practicum). Enrollment limited to 12 students per section. Open to students who are not in the M.A. in Biblical Counseling program.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
04/07–05/05
Meetings
Fri. 04/07 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 04/14 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 04/21 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 04/28 8:00a–4:00p DC
Fri. 05/05 8:00a–4:00p DC
BC310 A 3 Counseling Practicum II 7/8
Tue 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 WSC 104 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
WSC 104
BC310 B 3 Counseling Practicum II 8/8
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 208 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208
BC310 C 3 Counseling Practicum II 4/8
Chock
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
BC310 D 3 Counseling Practicum II 5/8
Jagers
Tue 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 WSC 104 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"D" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
WSC 104
BC310 HO 3 Counseling Practicum II 12/12
Mon 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 103 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 103
BC310 N 3 Counseling Practicum II 6/8
Wed 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A course designed for students to experience, observe, and apply in practice counseling theory, methods, and techniques at an off-site location, while under supervision (10 hours per week). Includes supervision and evaluation from professor, as well as interactive feedback from professor and students within an on-site, group practicum context. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis, treatment plan, and biblical integration. Prerequisites: BC305 Counseling Practicum I, BC215 Normal Human Growth, BC220 Counseling Methods and Techniques, and BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior (the latter two must be taken previously or concurrent with this practicum). Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
BC315 N 3 Counseling Practicum III 8/8
Tue 6:40–9:35p 1/17–5/12 CAC 208 info »
Description
A course designed as a continuation of Practicum II with greater emphasis on comprehensive clinical definition carefully written in accordance with the standards of the profession. Students present a minimum of three videotaped counseling experiences, supplemented with a case summary. Prerequisite: BC310 Counseling Practicum II. Enrollment limited to eight students and requires consent of the professor.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208
BC405 A 3 Introduction to Play Therapy 28/40
Tue 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 208 info »
Description
A course designed to introduce the major theories of play therapy, help the student develop an approach to play therapy, increase the student's understanding of children and the child's natural language of play, and help the student learn the essential skills of play therapy. Biblical foundations of play therapy will be considered.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208
BC422 A 3 Marital Counseling 20/86
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 204 info »
Description
A study of theory and practice of conjoint therapy with married couples. A number of theoretical perspectives and related clinical techniques will be studied, including biblical integration. Attention will also be given to intervention techniques for couples in distress.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 204
BC436 A 3 Diagnosis and Treatment of Trauma Disorders 48/86
Thu 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 204 info »
Description
A study of post-traumatic stress disorder, dissociative disorders, and dissociative identity disorder, as well as how trauma is correlated with other diagnoses. Attention is given to examining the prevalence, cause, and specialized treatment of physical and sexual abuse and trauma disorders. Controversies surrounding dissociative identity disorder, repressed memories of childhood sexual abuse, satanic ritual abuse, and exorcism as a treatment are examined.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 204
BC498 A 3 Sexuality & Ethics 28/30
Thu 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 103 info »
Description
This course examines historical and contemporary views of human sexuality and ethics from both theological and secular perspectives, with attention to the meaning and implications of humans as sexual beings. Sexual meanings, practices and values will be addressed specifically in the topics of gender, singleness, marriage, intimacy, social sexuality, erotic sexuality, sexual identity, gender identity, and sexual disorders. Specific ethical issues will be applied to both ministry and clinical settings.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 103
BC505-4 W 1 The Christian Home: Family Research & Assessment 7/30
Fr,Sa see info 1/27–28 CAC 203 info »
Description
Examines the findings of research on family dynamics and provides certification and training for the Prepare/Enrich Inventory for couple and family assessments. May also be credited in the Department of Christian Education (see CE505–4).
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
Meetings
Fri. 01/27 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–5:00p CAC 203
BC547 OL 3 A Biblical Theology of Suffering, Disability, and the Church 6/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the biblical meanings and purposes of suffering, with theological reflections and application to various aspects of suffering and disability-related ministries. The course includes a number of guest lecturers, including Joni Eareckson Tada. May also be credited in the Department of Bible Exposition (See BE547).
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
Educational Ministries & Leadership
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
EML101 OL 3 Introduction to Educational Ministries and Leadership 39/40
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the educational ministry of the local church, with attention to aims, principles, leadership, organization, and agencies of a biblical program for all age-groups. Enrollment limited to 40 students.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
EML102 DC 3 History & Philosophy of Christian Education
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
11/24
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 2/4, 3/25, 4/22 DC  info »
Description
A survey of the history of religious education from Old Testament times to the present and a study of theories of Christian education with emphasis on developing a biblical philosophy of education.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 03/25 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–4:00p DC
EML102 HO 3 History & Philosophy of Christian Education
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
8/28
Fr,Sa 8:00a–5:00p 2/17–18, 4/8 RGCY 129 info »
Description
A survey of the history of religious education from Old Testament times to the present and a study of theories of Christian education with emphasis on developing a biblical philosophy of education.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 129
Meetings
Fri. 02/17 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 04/08 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
EML102 OL 3 History & Philosophy of Christian Education 22/30
Ash
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A survey of the history of religious education from Old Testament times to the present and a study of theories of Christian education with emphasis on developing a biblical philosophy of education.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
EML103 A 2 Teaching Process 14/30
Tu,Th 9:35–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 320 info »
Description
A study of spiritual dynamics in effective Bible teaching and principles of learning and teaching, with practice in using creative classroom methods in an actual teaching experience. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Corequisite: EML104 Audiovisual Presentations. Enrollment limited to 40 students. 2 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 320
EML103 OL 2 Teaching Process 25/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of spiritual dynamics in effective Bible teaching and principles of learning and teaching, with practice in using creative classroom methods in an actual teaching experience. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Corequisite: EML104 Audiovisual Presentations. Enrollment limited to 40 students. 2 hours.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
EML104 A 1 Media Presentations 16/16
Parker
Mon 1:00–3:40p 1/23–2/20 MOSH 001 info »
Description
A hands-on exploration of speaker-support media for face-to-face teaching, with emphasis on clear communication and aesthetic design. (see EML105 and MW502).
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/23–02/20
Classroom
MOSH 001
EML104 OL 1 Media Presentations 30/27
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A hands-on exploration of speaker-support media for face-to-face teaching, with emphasis on clear communication and aesthetic design. (see EML105 and MW502).
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Dates
01/17–05/12
EML105 SA 3 Teaching Process and Media Presentations
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
9/30
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 2/4, 3/25, 4/15 info »
Description
A study of spiritual dynamics in effective Bible teaching and principles of learning and teaching, with practice in using creative classroom methods in an actual teaching experience. A hands-on exploration of speaker-support media for face-to-face teaching, with emphasis on clear communication and aesthetic design. This course integrates the requirements for EML103 Teaching Process and EML104 Media Presentations, and is offered at the Seminary's extension locations in place of EML103 and EML104. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. 3 hours.
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"SA" means San Antonio
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–5:00p
Sat. 03/25 8:00a–5:00p
Sat. 04/15 8:00a–5:00p
EML215 W 3 Teaching in Christian Higher Ed
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
14/15
Ash
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/21, 2/18, 4/8 CAC 201 info »
Description
A seminar on the philosophy, organization, process, and procedures of designing an academic course in a Christian college or seminary. Students in the Academic Ministries track may take WM410 Theological Education in Intercultural Contexts in place of EML215.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p CAC 201
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–5:00p CAC 201
Sat. 04/08 8:00a–5:00p CAC 201
EML305 OL 3 Dynamics of Christian Leadership 25/30
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An analysis of the qualities and practices of the effective Christian leader based on principles in Scripture and related literature, with attention to devising a personal philosophy of Christian leadership.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
EML325 A 3 Legal & Financial Issues in Ministry 15/40
Tue 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
A study of legal issues affecting ministry organizations with attention to administration, compliance with state and federal regulations, plant and property concerns, and various forms of liability coupled with an analysis of good financial practice for nonprofit ministries, including budgeting, accountability, and general stewardship of gifts and revenues.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
EML355 GA 3 Emotional Intelligence and Relationships in Leadership
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
28/40
Th,Fr,Sa see info 4/6–8 info »
Description
A study of emotional intelligence in the context of Christian leadership. Since relationships are an important element of leadership, emotional intelligence is critical for the leader to relate authentically and effectively.
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"GA" means Atlanta
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Thu. 04/06 6:00p–9:30p
04/07–04/08 8:00a–5:30p
EML385 DC 2 Readings in Leadership/Current Issues in Leadership
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
15/15
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 3/11, 5/6 DC  info »
Description
A study of selected major writings of modern leadership theorists, with an emphasis on current issues in leadership and an evaluation of modern leadership theories from a Christian worldview. The readings are designed to meet the professional interests and needs of servant-leaders in all fields. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 03/11 8:00a–5:00p DC
Sat. 05/06 8:00a–5:00p DC
EML410 W 3 Children's Ministry in the Church
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
4/30
TWRFS see info 1/20–21, 2/10–11, 3/7–10 CAC 203 info »
Description
A study of the nature and needs of children from birth through grade six, methods and materials for working with children, and administration of the children's division of the church. Students participate in two teaching demonstrations to integrate classroom learning.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
Meetings
Fri. 01/20 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p CAC 203
Fri. 02/10 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–5:00p CAC 203
03/07–03/10 8:00a–1:00p
EML430 A 3 Programming for Youth Ministries 4/30
Thu 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A course on contemporary strategies for reaching today's youth, with emphasis on evangelism and discipleship. Attention is given to the philosophy of, and principles for, the four levels of youth programming: outreach, growth, ministry, and multiplication. Examination of area youth ministry strategies through field trips gives practical opportunity to apply classroom instruction to real-world scenarios.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
EML430 RV 3 Programming for Youth Ministries* 3/4
Thu 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A course on contemporary strategies for reaching today's youth, with emphasis on evangelism and discipleship. Attention is given to the philosophy of, and principles for, the four levels of youth programming: outreach, growth, ministry, and multiplication. Examination of area youth ministry strategies through field trips gives practical opportunity to apply classroom instruction to real-world scenarios.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
EML435 HO 3 Effective Ministry with Women 8/28
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/21, 2/11, 3/4, 4/1, 4/22 RGCY 129, HO  info »
Description
A study of the unique needs of women and how to best teach, lead, mentor, shepherd, and care for women in local church, para-church, academic, and cross-cultural missions contexts.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/21–04/22
Classroom
RGCY 129, HO 
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 04/01 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 129
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–5:00p HO
EML435 W 3 Effective Ministry with Women 27/30
Fr,Sa see info 1/20–21, 2/17–18, 3/24–25, 4/21–22 CAC 202 info »
Description
A study of the unique needs of women and how to best teach, lead, mentor, shepherd, and care for women in local church, para-church, academic, and cross-cultural missions contexts.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
01/20–04/22
Classroom
CAC 202
Meetings
Fri. 01/20 6:00p–9:00p CAC 202
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p CAC 202
Fri. 02/17 6:00p–9:00p CAC 202
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–5:00p CAC 202
Fri. 03/24 6:00p–9:00p CAC 202
Sat. 03/25 8:00a–5:00p CAC 202
Fri. 04/21 6:00p–9:00p CAC 202
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–5:00p CAC 202
EML450 A 3 Women Teaching Women 15/15
Thu 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
A study of women in their capacity as the audience and also as learners, with multiple opportunities to create and practice relevant, biblical presentations and studies for large groups, retreats, and conferences. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Enrollment limited to 15 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
EML505-1 W 1 The Christian Home: Dynamics of a Christian Marriage 18/30
Fr,Sa see info 2/10–11 info »
Description
Examines both Old and New Testament passages that establish the foundation for a dynamic Christian marriage.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
02/10–02/11
Meetings
Fri. 02/10 6:00p–9:00p
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–5:00p
EML505-2 W 1 The Christian Home: Communicat & Conflict Resolution 17/30
Fr,Sa see info 2/17–18 CAC 203 info »
Description
Offers exercises and experiences that strengthen communication and conflict-resolution skills within the Christian marriage and home.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
02/17–02/18
Classroom
CAC 203
Meetings
Fri. 02/17 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–5:00p CAC 203
EML505-4 W 1 The Christian Home: Family Research & Assessment 3/30
Fr,Sa see info 1/27–28 CAC 203 info »
Description
Examines the findings of research on family dynamics and provides certification and training for the Prepare/Enrich Inventory for couple and family assessments. May also be credited in the department of Biblical Counseling (see BC505-4).
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
01/27–01/28
Classroom
CAC 203
Meetings
Fri. 01/27 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–5:00p CAC 203
EML505-5 W 1 The Christian Home: Grace-based Parenting 22/30
Kimmel
Fr,Sa see info 4/7–8 CAC 203 info »
Description
The Christian Home course comprises five 1-hour modules designed to provide a biblical understanding of the issues, responsibilities, and problems in Christian families. Each module can be taken individually for 1 hour of credit. Module 5: Grace-based Parenting This module looks at the application of the principles of grace-based parenting for children and youth.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
04/07–04/08
Classroom
CAC 203
Meetings
Fri. 04/07 6:00p–9:00p CAC 203
Sat. 04/08 8:00a–4:00p CAC 203
EML620 OL 3 Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse: MinistrySafe Certification Training 4/15
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
This course will present information to students to support the critical need to set up a comprehensive and effective safety system to prevent child sexual abuse from occurring in their ministries. Attention is given to dispelling long-held myths and replacing them with data-driven principles concerning the problem of child sexual abuse. Detailed information will be presented along with instructions on how to set up an adaptable safety system that can work in any ministry context. Enrollment limited to 15 students. 3 hours.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
EML710 N 3 Practice of Discipleship 12/30
Mon 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 207 info »
Description
A small-group seminar emphasizing the process of discipleship. The professor and students share together the discipleship experience, using various techniques of sound discipleship ministry.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 207
EML740 A 3 Spir Form Min in Contemp Culture 14/15
We,Fr 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
A study of contemporary cultural dynamics and the implications for spiritual formation which they present with special attention given to paradigms of the church's engagement with the broader cultural environment, the contemporary cultural realities that inhibit growth in Christ-likeness, and cultural factors that inform and shape faithful expressions of soul care.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
EML760 N 2 Readings in Christian Spirituality 5/30
Tue 6:40–9:35p 1/17–4/4 CAC 203 info »
Description
A study of selected major writings associated with important issues, eras, or figures in the history of Christian spirituality. Topics vary from year to year.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–04/04
Classroom
CAC 203
EML950 OL 2 MACL Applied Research Project 5/30
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
Independent research and writing of an applied research project on an approved topic under the supervision of a faculty advisor and an approved second reader who may be a faculty member or an approved ministry practitioner. Enrollment requires consent of the department.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
Historical Theology
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
HT101 OL 3 The Church to the Modern Era 23/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of Christianity from the second century to the rise of the Enlightenment with special emphasis on the institutional history of the church as well as theological developments in the church.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
HT102 A 3 Church in the Modern Era: Europe & America 42/86
Mon 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
A study of Christianity in Europe and America since the rise of the Enlightenment with emphasis on the numerous influences that have forged the current religious scene.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
HT102 B 3 Church in the Modern Era: Europe & America 29/66
Wed 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 TODD 114 info »
Description
A study of Christianity in Europe and America since the rise of the Enlightenment with emphasis on the numerous influences that have forged the current religious scene.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 114
HT102 HO 3 Church in the Modern Era: Europe & America 6/28
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/14, 2/4, 2/25, 3/25, 4/15 RGCY 133 info »
Description
A study of Christianity in Europe and America since the rise of the Enlightenment with emphasis on the numerous influences that have forged the current religious scene.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/14–04/15
Classroom
RGCY 133
Meetings
Sat. 01/14 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
Sat. 02/25 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
Sat. 03/25 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
Sat. 04/15 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 133
HT102 OL 3 Church in the Modern Era: Europe & America 23/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of Christianity in Europe and America since the rise of the Enlightenment with emphasis on the numerous influences that have forged the current religious scene.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
HT200 A 3 History of Doctrine 15/25
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A study of the historical development of selected doctrines, with attention to the development of each theological theme from the church fathers to the present day.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
HT200 OL 3 History of Doctrine 13/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the historical development of selected doctrines, with attention to the development of each theological theme from the church fathers to the present day.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
HT225 A 3 Sem on the History & Theology of the Middle Ages 12/30
Tue 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
A study of the development of medieval thought in relation to political, social, and religious issues of the times, with particular attention to the biblical exegesis and theology of representative thinkers.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
Internships
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
INT105 A 3 ThM Ministry Formation Internship 11/30
1/17–12/22 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in the student's intended vocational ministry context, under the supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to Th.M. students. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of 60 hours, including PM103 Expository Preaching I or an approved communication course and SF100 Spiritual Formation.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–12/22
INT140 A 2 MACM Ministry Formation Internship 3/30
1/16–8/11 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in cross-cultural church planting or church nurture in a foreign country or in the United States, under the supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to M.A./CM students. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of 30 hours, including WM205 Cultural Dynamics in Ministry and progress toward completion of SF100 Spritual Formation.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–08/11
INT155 A 3 MACL Ministry Formation Internship 4/30
1/16–12/22 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in the student's intended vocational ministry context, under supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to M.A./CL students. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of 30 hours, including EML305 Dynamics of Christian Leadership and progress toward completion of SF100 Spiritual Formation.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–12/22
INT165 A 2 MACE Ministry Formation Internship 8/30
1/16–8/11 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in one or more forms of Christian education ministry and educational leadership, under the supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to M.A./CE students. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of 30 hours, including EML102 History and Philosophy of Christian Education and progress toward completion of SF100 Spiritual Formation.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–08/11
INT170 A 1 STM Ministry Formation Internship 1/30
1/16–5/12 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in the student's intended vocational minstry context, under supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to STM students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–05/12
INT205 A 1 TESOL Ministry Formation Internship 0/30
1/16–5/12 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in cross-cultural TESOL classroom situations in a foreign country or the United States, under the supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment limited to TESOL Certificate students. Prerequisite: WM615 Methodology and Practice of TESOL.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–05/12
INT210 A 1 Specialized Ministry Formation Internship 0/30
1/16–5/12 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in the student.s intended vocational ministry context, under the supervision and encouragement of an experienced ministry mentor. Enrollment requires consent of the department. Prerequisite: INT105 ThM Ministry Formation Internship.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–05/12
INT215 A 2 MABS Ministry Formation Internship 0/30
1/16–8/11 OFF  info »
Description
Supervised field-based education in the student's intended vocational minstry context, under supervision of approved field observers. Enrollment limited to M.A./BS students. Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of 30 hours, including PM102 and progress toward completing SF100 Spiritual Formation.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–08/11
Media Arts & Worship
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
MW102 A 2 Media Arts Apprenticeship 1/30
1/17–8/11 info »
Description
A supervised, field-based apprenticeship, comprising the development and enhancement of media-related communication skills and/or worship design and implementation in a ministry context. Disciplines may include, but are not limited to, writing, acting, audio production, and video and film production, as well as worship design and implementation. Students will construct a professional portfolio as part of the apprenticeship. Enrollment is limited to MA/MW and ThM Media Arts emphasis students. Students must complete 30 credit hours of DTS coursework before enrolling in MW102.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–08/11
MW103 A 3 A Christian View of Art 12/30
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
How can a Christian evaluate artistic expression? What is beauty? These questions and others are answered in this study of biblical-exegetical foundations of creativity and art, the development of a Judeo-Christian theology of art, and biblical-philosophical analyses of artistic expression, with emphasis on the visual arts (painting, sculpture, and film). Students must complete 15 credit hours of DTS coursework before enrolling in MW103.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
MW302 A 3 Writing for Publication 12/12
Tue 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
A course designed to help students develop basic skills in writing for publication. Students research, write, and submit work to publications in a variety of formats during the semester. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
MW303 A 3 Advanced Creative Writing 11/12
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A course in which the student applies the techniques from MW301 Creative Writing in Ministry to a particular creative-writing project. Each student selects and develops one form from a variety of media (e.g., play, article, short story, teleplay, film script, first-person narrative sermon, novel, radio drama) and adapts the style and message to the unique character of the chosen medium. Prerequisite: MW301 Creative Writing in Ministry. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
MW303 RV 3 Advanced Creative Writing* 1/2
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A course in which the student applies the techniques from MW301 Creative Writing in Ministry to a particular creative-writing project. Each student selects and develops one form from a variety of media (e.g., play, article, short story, teleplay, film script, first-person narrative sermon, novel, radio drama) and adapts the style and message to the unique character of the chosen medium. Prerequisite: MW301 Creative Writing in Ministry. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
MW304 A 3 Theology and Contemporary Literature 7/30
Thu 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 320 info »
Description
An exploration of modern and postmodern attitudes toward the “spiritual/transcendent/God” found in selected American literature. Students will read a variety of writings from notable authors, as well as selected essays in critical theory, as a means of engendering dialogue from a theological perspective on how American fiction over the last fifty years has interacted with the religious and spiritual currents that pervade culture.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 320
MW401 A 3 Graphic Design for Ministry 3/18
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 MOSH 001 info »
Description
A study of the principles of graphic design and the mechanics of layout and composition to produce finished projects for both print and digital publications aimed toward solving communication problems in a ministry setting. Students will also give attention to the creation of a digital, graphic-design portfolio.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
MOSH 001
MW451 A 3 A Biblical Theology of Technology 10/20
Dyer
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 201 info »
Description
This course examines the place of technology in the biblical drama and in modern culture. Students will critically reflect on how technology affects their personal lives and ministries, analyze various theories of the nature of technology and how those theories contribute to and/or influence our understanding of what it means to be human, and investigate how selected Old and New Testament passages contribute to a biblical theology that can offer ethical guidance on current and forthcoming technologies
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201
MW451 RV 3 A Biblical Theology of Technology* 0/3
Dyer
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
This course examines the place of technology in the biblical drama and in modern culture. Students will critically reflect on how technology affects their personal lives and ministries, analyze various theories of the nature of technology and how those theories contribute to and/or influence our understanding of what it means to be human, and investigate how selected Old and New Testament passages contribute to a biblical theology that can offer ethical guidance on current and forthcoming technologies
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
MW502 A 1 Media Presentations 2/2
Parker
Mon 1:00–3:40p 1/23–2/20 MOSH 001 info »
Description
A study of the principles of graphic design and the mechanics of layout and composition to produce finished projects for both print and digital publications aimed toward solving communication problems in a ministry setting. Students will also give attention to the creation of a digital, graphic-design portfolio.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–02/20
Classroom
MOSH 001
Meetings
01/23–02/20 1:00p–3:40p MOSH 001
MW502 OL 1 Media Presentations 5/5
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the principles of graphic design and the mechanics of layout and composition to produce finished projects for both print and digital publications aimed toward solving communication problems in a ministry setting. Students will also give attention to the creation of a digital, graphic-design portfolio.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
MW701 A 2 Hymnology 1/30
We,Fr 2:25–3:40p 1/17–4/5 TODD 215 info »
Description
A study of the historical and theological development of the songs of the church, concentrating on the spiritual priority of hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs in believers' lives; singing as prayer; and composing hymn texts in diverse settings with mastery of metrical elements and devotional aims.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
TODD 215
MW802 A 3 Dramatizing Scripture 6/15
Tue 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
A course designed to improve students' vocal and physical delivery through dramatic presentations of Scripture. The course emphasizes character and scene analysis, blocking, acting theory, and presentation. Enrollment limited to 15 students during the fall and spring, and 10 students in the summer.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
MW905 01 3 Special Topics in Media Arts & Worship: Worship Arts in the Church* 3/30
UWRFS 8:00a–5:00p 1/25–28, 1/29 OFF  info »

*Registration for this course requires travel and attendance Jan 25-29. Registration by departmental approval only. Email sglahn@dts.edu for details.

Description
This course is designed for students who choose to participate in special conferences, training, or programs that are more formal in nature and require student participation other than a standard independent study. Approved special topics will provide expertise or training not specifically covered in the seminary curriculum. Credit is allowed proportionate to the required amount of work, but is not to exceed 4 semester hours on any one topic. Enrollment requires consent of the department.
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"01" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/25–01/29
Meetings
01/25–01/28 8:00a–5:00p OFF (Meets in NONE)
Sun. 01/29 8:00a–5:00p OFF (Meets in NONE)
MW905 02 3 Special Topics in Media Arts & Worship: Theology at Sundance* 3/30
UMTWRFS 8:00a–5:00p 1/22–28, 1/29 OFF  info »

*Registration for this course requires travel and attendance Jan 22-29. Registration by departmental approval only. Email tbasselin@dts.edu for details.

Description
This course is designed for students who choose to participate in special conferences, training, or programs that are more formal in nature and require student participation other than a standard independent study. Approved special topics will provide expertise or training not specifically covered in the seminary curriculum. Credit is allowed proportionate to the required amount of work, but is not to exceed 4 semester hours on any one topic. Enrollment requires consent of the department.
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"02" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/22–01/29
Meetings
01/22–01/28 8:00a–5:00p OFF (Meets in NONE)
Sun. 01/29 8:00a–5:00p OFF (Meets in NONE)
MW905 03 3 Special Topics in Media Arts & Worship: SXSW* 12/30
MTWRFS 8:00a–5:00p 3/13–18 OFF  info »

*Registration for this course requires travel and attendance Mar 13-18. Registration by departmental approval only. Email gkreider@dts.edu for details.

Description
This course is designed for students who choose to participate in special conferences, training, or programs that are more formal in nature and require student participation other than a standard independent study. Approved special topics will provide expertise or training not specifically covered in the seminary curriculum. Credit is allowed proportionate to the required amount of work, but is not to exceed 4 semester hours on any one topic. Enrollment requires consent of the department.
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Dates
03/13–03/18
New Testament
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
NT101 OL 3 Elements of Greek 34/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
NT102 A 3 Elements of Greek* 22/25
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 103 info »

*This section will be video recorded for online course use.

Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 103
NT102 B 3 Elements of Greek 21/25
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
NT102 H 3 Elements of Greek 18/25
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 215 info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"H" means Honors Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 215
NT102 HO 3 Elements of Greek 12/32
Thu 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 127 info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
NT102 N 3 Elements of Greek 19/25
Tu,Th 6:40–8:00p 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
NT102 OL 3 Elements of Greek 30/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the basic principles of biblical Greek, for students who have not had Greek or who need an extensive review in the elements of the language. One section each of NT101 and NT102 will be an honors Greek Section. The purpose of honors Greek is to gain greater facility in the Greek language as a preparation for more thorough exegesis in the New Testament. Besides the standard requirements for NT101-NT102, honors Greek will focus on increased vocabulary and composition from English to Greek. No previous study of Greek is required.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
NT103 OL 3 Intermediate Greek 4/120
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the grammar and syntax of the Greek New Testament, and an introduction to New Testament textual criticism. Prerequisite: NT101-NT102 Elements of Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
NT104 A 3 Introduction to NT Exegesis 24/25
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
An introduction to exegetical procedures and practice of exegesis in various New Testament genres with an emphasis on Ephesians. Procedures include outlining the argument of passages, doing word studies, validating exegetical decisions, and using exegetical tools properly. Prerequisite: NT103 Intermediate Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
NT104 B 3 Introduction to NT Exegesis 23/25
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 CAC 207 info »
Description
An introduction to exegetical procedures and practice of exegesis in various New Testament genres with an emphasis on Ephesians. Procedures include outlining the argument of passages, doing word studies, validating exegetical decisions, and using exegetical tools properly. Prerequisite: NT103 Intermediate Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 207
NT104 C 3 Introduction to NT Exegesis 17/25
Wed 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
An introduction to exegetical procedures and practice of exegesis in various New Testament genres with an emphasis on Ephesians. Procedures include outlining the argument of passages, doing word studies, validating exegetical decisions, and using exegetical tools properly. Prerequisite: NT103 Intermediate Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
NT104 HO 3 Introduction to NT Exegesis 7/28
Mon 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
An introduction to exegetical procedures and practice of exegesis in various New Testament genres with an emphasis on Ephesians. Procedures include outlining the argument of passages, doing word studies, validating exegetical decisions, and using exegetical tools properly. Prerequisite: NT103 Intermediate Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
NT104 OL 3 Introduction to NT Exegesis 24/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An introduction to exegetical procedures and practice of exegesis in various New Testament genres with an emphasis on Ephesians. Procedures include outlining the argument of passages, doing word studies, validating exegetical decisions, and using exegetical tools properly. Prerequisite: NT103 Intermediate Greek or a satisfactory score on the advanced standing exam.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
NT105 A 3 Exegesis of Romans 7/30
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 215 info »
Description
An exegetical study of Romans, emphasizing the theological content and development of the book. Prerequisite: NT104 Introduction to New Testament Exegesis.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 215
NT113 A 2 New Testament Introduction 17/25
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–4/4 TODD 218 info »
Description
A study of the historical background and canon of the New Testament, an evaluation of New Testament criticism, and an examination of special introductory problems of selected New Testament books. The student will become acquainted with first-century works and issues as well as interact with the contemporary debates that directly relate to the origins of Christianity. Students may substitute NT400 The New Testament in Contemporary Culture for NT113 but may only take one or the other. 2 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/04
Classroom
TODD 218
NT113 B 2 New Testament Introduction 11/25
We,Fr 1:00–2:15p 1/17–4/5 TODD 215 info »
Description
A study of the historical background and canon of the New Testament, an evaluation of New Testament criticism, and an examination of special introductory problems of selected New Testament books. The student will become acquainted with first-century works and issues as well as interact with the contemporary debates that directly relate to the origins of Christianity. Students may substitute NT400 The New Testament in Contemporary Culture for NT113 but may only take one or the other. 2 hours.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
TODD 215
NT113 HO 2 New Testament Introduction
hybrid course meets 1/14–5/12
8/32
Sat 9:00a–5:00p 1/14, 2/4, 3/25 RGCY 127 info »
Description
A study of the historical background and canon of the New Testament, an evaluation of New Testament criticism, and an examination of special introductory problems of selected New Testament books. The student will become acquainted with first-century works and issues as well as interact with the contemporary debates that directly relate to the origins of Christianity. Students may substitute NT400 The New Testament in Contemporary Culture for NT113 but may only take one or the other. 2 hours.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/14–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
Meetings
Sat. 01/14 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 02/04 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 03/25 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
NT113 OL 2 New Testament Introduction 26/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the historical background and canon of the New Testament, an evaluation of New Testament criticism, and an examination of special introductory problems of selected New Testament books. The student will become acquainted with first-century works and issues as well as interact with the contemporary debates that directly relate to the origins of Christianity. Students may substitute NT400 The New Testament in Contemporary Culture for NT113 but may only take one or the other. 2 hours.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
NT205 A 3 Advanced Greek Grammar 6/25
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 218 info »
Description
An intensive study of the grammar of New Testament Greek, based on the grammars of A. T. Robertson and Blass-Debrunner, and an inductive study of selected portions of the New Testament. Prerequisite: Credit or concurrent enrollment in NT104 Introduction to New Testament Exegesis.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 218
NT305 A 3 Exegesis of Gospel Narrative 2/25
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A study of exegetical method in the Gospels, including a literary analysis of Jesus’ miracles and parables, the use of extrabiblical resources, a look at biblical theology of the gospels, and issues tied to the historical Jesus. 3 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
NT315 A 3 Gospel of Mark 4/25
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 215 info »
Description
Exegesis of the Greek text of Mark, with attention to source criticism, exegetical method, narrative argument, and theology of the book. 3 hours.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 215
NT330 A 3 Book of Acts 12/30
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
An exposition of the theological argument of the Book of Acts with attention to hermeneutical principles and historical issues involved in the interpretation of historical narrative.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
NT330 RV 3 Book of Acts* 2/3
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

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An exposition of the theological argument of the Book of Acts with attention to hermeneutical principles and historical issues involved in the interpretation of historical narrative.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
NT430 A 3 Seminar in New Testament Theology 6/15
Wed 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
A survey of the theology of the New Testament organized around the distinctive contributions of the particular authors. The course emphasizes biblical theology and the inherent categories of the New Testament text itself. Emphasis is placed on key themes and texts within each author and how they contribute to the broad sweep of New Testament theology.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
NT430 RV 3 Seminar in New Testament Theology* 1/3
Wed 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A survey of the theology of the New Testament organized around the distinctive contributions of the particular authors. The course emphasizes biblical theology and the inherent categories of the New Testament text itself. Emphasis is placed on key themes and texts within each author and how they contribute to the broad sweep of New Testament theology.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
Old Testament
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
OT101 OL 3 Elements of Hebrew I 17/20
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An introduction to the basic principles of Hebrew phonology and morphology.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
OT102 A 3 Elements of Hebrew II 26/25
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 215 info »
Description
A study of Hebrew morphology and syntax as well as an introduction to text criticism and to the basic tools and methods of lexical analysis. Includes translation of the Book of Jonah, with lexical analysis of key words and syntactical analysis of selected forms, phrases, and clauses.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 215
OT102 B 3 Elements of Hebrew II 19/25
Hoyt
Tu,Th 3:50–5:05p 1/17–5/12 TODD 218 info »
Description
A study of Hebrew morphology and syntax as well as an introduction to text criticism and to the basic tools and methods of lexical analysis. Includes translation of the Book of Jonah, with lexical analysis of key words and syntactical analysis of selected forms, phrases, and clauses.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 218
OT102 C 3 Elements of Hebrew II 24/25
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 320 info »
Description
A study of Hebrew morphology and syntax as well as an introduction to text criticism and to the basic tools and methods of lexical analysis. Includes translation of the Book of Jonah, with lexical analysis of key words and syntactical analysis of selected forms, phrases, and clauses.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 320
OT102 HO 3 Elements of Hebrew II 14/32
Tue 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 127 info »
Description
A study of Hebrew morphology and syntax as well as an introduction to text criticism and to the basic tools and methods of lexical analysis. Includes translation of the Book of Jonah, with lexical analysis of key words and syntactical analysis of selected forms, phrases, and clauses.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 127
OT102 OL 3 Elements of Hebrew II 14/20
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of Hebrew morphology and syntax as well as an introduction to text criticism and to the basic tools and methods of lexical analysis. Includes translation of the Book of Jonah, with lexical analysis of key words and syntactical analysis of selected forms, phrases, and clauses.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
OT103 OL 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro I 4/20
Hoyt
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An introduction to the exegesis of Hebrew narrative and poetry, including a review of Hebrew morphology, syntax, and lexical analysis in conjunction with translation of the Book of Ruth and the exegesis of selected Psalms. Prerequisite: NT101-102 Elements of Greek, OT101 Elements of Hebrew I, and OT102 Elements of Hebrew II or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exams.
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Dates
01/17–05/12
OT104 A 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro II 23/25
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 207 info »
Description
An application of methods introduced in OT102-103 to selected passages from prophetic, wisdom, apocalyptic, and /or legal literature as well as a survey of the cultural, literary, and theological backgrounds of the Old Testament and an introduction to various forms of Old Testament criticism. Prerequisite: OT103 Hebrew Exegesis I or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exam.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 207
OT104 B 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro II 25/25
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 207 info »
Description
An application of methods introduced in OT102-103 to selected passages from prophetic, wisdom, apocalyptic, and /or legal literature as well as a survey of the cultural, literary, and theological backgrounds of the Old Testament and an introduction to various forms of Old Testament criticism. Prerequisite: OT103 Hebrew Exegesis I or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exam.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 207
OT104 C 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro II 22/25
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
An application of methods introduced in OT102-103 to selected passages from prophetic, wisdom, apocalyptic, and /or legal literature as well as a survey of the cultural, literary, and theological backgrounds of the Old Testament and an introduction to various forms of Old Testament criticism. Prerequisite: OT103 Hebrew Exegesis I or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exam.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
OT104 HO 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro II 5/28
Halloran
Tue 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
An application of methods introduced in OT102-103 to selected passages from prophetic, wisdom, apocalyptic, and /or legal literature as well as a survey of the cultural, literary, and theological backgrounds of the Old Testament and an introduction to various forms of Old Testament criticism. Prerequisite: OT103 Hebrew Exegesis I or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exam.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
OT104 OL 3 Hebrew Exegesis & OT Intro II 12/20
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
An application of methods introduced in OT102-103 to selected passages from prophetic, wisdom, apocalyptic, and /or legal literature as well as a survey of the cultural, literary, and theological backgrounds of the Old Testament and an introduction to various forms of Old Testament criticism. Prerequisite: OT103 Hebrew Exegesis I or a satisfactory score on the advanced-standing exam.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
OT330 A 3 Introduction to Ugaritic 5/7
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 WSC 104 info »
Description
An introduction to Ugaritic grammar, with reading and analysis of selected poetic texts that have special bearing on the literature and thought of old Testament Israel.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
WSC 104
OT407 A 3 Exegesis of Exodus 12/25
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 218 info »
Description
An exegetical study of Exodus in its cultural and historical setting, with attention to its literary features and contributions to theology. Attention will also be given to preparation for preaching and teaching and to enhancing facility in reading Hebrew.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 218
Pastoral Ministries
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
PM101 A 2 Spiritual Life 27/30
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–4/7 CAC 211 info »
Description
A study of the biblical principles that govern true Christian character and service, with emphasis on the sufficiency of the divine provisions and the heart conditions necessary for holy living and spiritual power in ministry.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/07
Classroom
CAC 211
PM101 B 2 Spiritual Life 24/25
Wed 2:25–4:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 320 info »
Description
A study of the biblical principles that govern true Christian character and service, with emphasis on the sufficiency of the divine provisions and the heart conditions necessary for holy living and spiritual power in ministry.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 320
PM101 OL 2 Spiritual Life 86/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the biblical principles that govern true Christian character and service, with emphasis on the sufficiency of the divine provisions and the heart conditions necessary for holy living and spiritual power in ministry.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
PM102 A 2 Evangelism 24/25
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–4/5 TODD 218 info »
Description
A study of the methods of personal and group evangelism, with emphases on equipping laypersons to evangelize, the use of church and parachurch structures in evangelism, the care of new converts and discipleship, and the use of apologetics as well as current issues in evangelism
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/05
Classroom
TODD 218
PM102 DC 2 Evangelism
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
26/28
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 1/28, 4/29 DC  info »
Description
A study of the methods of personal and group evangelism, with emphases on equipping laypersons to evangelize, the use of church and parachurch structures in evangelism, the care of new converts and discipleship, and the use of apologetics as well as current issues in evangelism
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 04/29 8:00a–4:00p DC
PM102 HO 2 Evangelism 28/60
Sat 9:00a–5:00p 1/21, 2/11, 3/4, 4/1 RGCY 131 info »
Description
A study of the methods of personal and group evangelism, with emphases on equipping laypersons to evangelize, the use of church and parachurch structures in evangelism, the care of new converts and discipleship, and the use of apologetics as well as current issues in evangelism
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/21–04/01
Classroom
RGCY 131
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 131
Sat. 02/11 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 131
Sat. 03/04 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 131
Sat. 04/01 9:00a–5:00p RGCY 131
PM102 OL 2 Evangelism 60/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the methods of personal and group evangelism, with emphases on equipping laypersons to evangelize, the use of church and parachurch structures in evangelism, the care of new converts and discipleship, and the use of apologetics as well as current issues in evangelism
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
PM103 A 3 Expository Preaching I 12/12
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
An introduction to basic expository preaching theory and skills, emphasizing the preparation and delivery of a textually derived proposition with accuracy, interest, clarity, and relevance. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM103 B 3 Expository Preaching I 12/12
We,Fr 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
An introduction to basic expository preaching theory and skills, emphasizing the preparation and delivery of a textually derived proposition with accuracy, interest, clarity, and relevance. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM103 C 3 Expository Preaching I 12/12
Mon 3:50–6:30p 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
An introduction to basic expository preaching theory and skills, emphasizing the preparation and delivery of a textually derived proposition with accuracy, interest, clarity, and relevance. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
PM103 N 3 Expository Preaching I 12/12
Mon 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
An introduction to basic expository preaching theory and skills, emphasizing the preparation and delivery of a textually derived proposition with accuracy, interest, clarity, and relevance. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisite: BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
PM104 A 3 Expository Preaching II* 12/12
Tu,Th 2:25–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 313 info »

*This section open to men only

Description
Instruction in narrative preaching, with attention to theological development, sermon structure, oral clarity, the public reading of Scriptures, and long-term sermon development. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisites:PM103 Expository Preaching I. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 313
PM104 B 3 Expository Preaching II 12/12
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
Instruction in narrative preaching, with attention to theological development, sermon structure, oral clarity, the public reading of Scriptures, and long-term sermon development. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisites:PM103 Expository Preaching I. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
PM104 C 3 Expository Preaching II 12/12
We,Fr 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
Instruction in narrative preaching, with attention to theological development, sermon structure, oral clarity, the public reading of Scriptures, and long-term sermon development. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisites:PM103 Expository Preaching I. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
PM104 HO 3 Expository Preaching II 14/15
Mon 5:30–8:15p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 132 info »
Description
Instruction in narrative preaching, with attention to theological development, sermon structure, oral clarity, the public reading of Scriptures, and long-term sermon development. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisites:PM103 Expository Preaching I. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 132
PM104 N 3 Expository Preaching II 12/12
Wed 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
Instruction in narrative preaching, with attention to theological development, sermon structure, oral clarity, the public reading of Scriptures, and long-term sermon development. Students preach twice and receive evaluation from fellow students and the professor. Prerequisites:PM103 Expository Preaching I. Enrollment limited to 12 students.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM202 A 3 Advanced Expository Preaching 7/12
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
Instruction in preaching the Psalms and Old Testament prophetic passages. Students preach three times, including a 'portfolio sermon,' and develop a preaching calendar. Required of all students in the Homiletics emphasis. Prerequisites: PM104 Expository Preaching II and OT103 Hebrew Exegesis. Enrollment limited to 14 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM231 N 3 Preaching OT Narrative* 4/12
Mon 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »

*This section open to men only.

Description
Preparing for and preaching narratives of the Old Testament with emphasis on backgrounds, forms, literary technique, theology, and homiletics. Prerequisites: PM103 Expository Preaching I and OT103 Introduction to Hebrew Exegesis. Enrollment limited to 14 students.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM252 A 3 Topical Expository Preaching* 8/12
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »

*This section open to men only.

Description
Instruction in preaching topical expository sermons. Students preach three topical expository sermons and write a research paper. Prerequisite: PM104 Expository Preaching II. Enrollment limited to 14 students.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM301 A 3 Pastoral Theology & Leadership I 9/25
Wed 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 TODD 313 info »
Description
A study of the theology and leadership of the church, with attention given to the leader' personal development and the core concepts for “building Christ' church” such as the church' leadership, values, mission, vision, and strategy, including community, disciple-making, teaming, and finances
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 313
PM302 A 3 Pastoral Theology & Leadership II 10/25
We,Fr 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 320 info »
Description
Skill development in the preparation and leadership of corporate worship experiences and pastoral care. The student will survey biblical and historical models, explore the nature, significance and use of music, the ordinances, and other pastoral duties. The student will also lead experiences of worship and pastoral care in the class.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 320
PM341 A 3 Church Planting I 5/25
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 TODD 315 info »
Description
This course defines church planting, assesses potential church planters, and takes students through the first stage (conception stage) of church planting, including preparation, personnel, and church-planting principles. Students will team together to develop an actual or potential church plant for North America or abroad. Recommended prerequisites: PM301 Leading and Managing the Church and PM302 Leading the Church in Effective Ministry.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 315
PM360 A 2 Preparation for Ordination 5/25
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–4/4 TODD 313 info »
Description
Orientation and preparation for the student's ordination or commissioning to vocational Christian ministry within the local church and its extensions of ministry. Open to students in all programs and ministry emphases. (ThM students are strongly encouraged to elect a third hour of academic credit by preaching in class a sermon suitable for an ordination service and which will be evaluated according to the homiletic standards taught in the department's preaching courses.)
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–04/04
Classroom
TODD 313
PM520 A 3 Spir Form Contemporary Culture 8/10
We,Fr 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 TODD 317 info »
Description
A study of contemporary cultural dynamics and the implications for spiritual formation which they present with special attention given to the paradigms of the church's engagement with the broader cultural environment, the contemporary cultural realities that inhibit growth in Christ-likeness, and cultural factors that inform and shape faithful expressions of soul care.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 317
PM901 01 3 Indep Study in Pastoral Minist: Expository Topical Preaching 1/1
1/17–5/12 info »
Description
Independent research in some phase of homiletics, pastoral theology, counseling, evangelism, or urban ministry. Credit is allowed proportionate to the amount of work but not to exceed four semester hours in any one phase of study. Limited to advanced students and subject to consent of the professor. 1–4 hours.
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"01" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Research Methods
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
RS101 DC 1 Orientation & Research Methods
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
26/28
Fri 8:00a–4:00p 1/27 DC  info »
Description
This course is designed to guide students in the use of library materials, computerized databases, and bibliographic resources. It provides instruction in research strategies, thesis topic selection, and the proper form and style for papers and theses. In addition, this course provides an orientation to the educational philosophy of biblical, theological, and ministry-related studies at DTS. 1 hour.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Fri. 01/27 8:00a–4:00p DC
RS101 HO 1 Orientation & Research Methods
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
22/28
Sat 9:00a–4:00p 4/8 RGCY 133 info »
Description
This course is designed to guide students in the use of library materials, computerized databases, and bibliographic resources. It provides instruction in research strategies, thesis topic selection, and the proper form and style for papers and theses. In addition, this course provides an orientation to the educational philosophy of biblical, theological, and ministry-related studies at DTS. 1 hour.
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
Meetings
Sat. 04/08 9:00a–4:00p RGCY 133
RS101 OL 1 Orientation & Research Methods 139/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
This course is designed to guide students in the use of library materials, computerized databases, and bibliographic resources. It provides instruction in research strategies, thesis topic selection, and the proper form and style for papers and theses. In addition, this course provides an orientation to the educational philosophy of biblical, theological, and ministry-related studies at DTS. 1 hour.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
RS102 OL 2 Senior Research Seminar 70/100
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
The seminar provides guidance for advanced research methods and an opportunity for writing a summative research paper within the ThM degree program. Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of 90 hours in the ThM program.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
RS103 OL 1 Summative Research Project 46/100
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
This course will guide the student in the selection and writing of a research project on an approved topic under the supervision of a faculty advisor and an approved second reader.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
Spiritual Formation
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
SF100-2 C 0 Spiritual Formation 16/30
Sun 2:00–4:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"C" means Dallas Couple's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-2 DM 0 Spiritual Formation 21/30
1/17–5/12 info »
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"DM" means DC Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-2 DW 0 Spiritual Formation 22/30
1/17–5/12 info »
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"DW" means DC Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-2 HM 0 Spiritual Formation 22/30
1/16–5/12 info »
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"HM" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/16–05/12
SF100-2 HW 0 Spiritual Formation 5/30
1/16–5/12 info »
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Dates
01/16–05/12
SF100-2 M1 0 Spiritual Formation 7/30
Mon 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M1" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
Meetings
01/17–05/12 11:30a–12:50p CAC 208
01/17–05/12 11:30a–12:50p CAC 207
01/17–05/12 11:30a–12:50p CAC 206
SF100-2 M2 0 Spiritual Formation 12/30
Mon 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M2" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
Meetings
01/17–05/12 7:00p–9:00p CAC 202
01/17–05/12 7:00p–9:00p CAC 203
SF100-2 M3 0 Spiritual Formation 10/30
Tue 5:15–6:30p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M3" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 M4 0 Spiritual Formation 0/30
Tue 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M4" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 M5 0 Spiritual Formation 18/30
Wed 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M5" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 M6 0 Spiritual Formation 28/30
Thu 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M6" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 W1 0 Spiritual Formation 4/30
Mon 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W1" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 W2 0 Spiritual Formation 5/30
Mon 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W2" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
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SF100-2 W3 0 Spiritual Formation 10/30
Tue 5:15–6:30p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W3" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
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SF100-2 W4 0 Spiritual Formation 0/30
Tue 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W4" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
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SF100-2 W5 0 Spiritual Formation 6/30
Wed 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W5" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 W6 0 Spiritual Formation 27/30
Thu 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W6" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-2 W7 0 Spiritual Formation 1/30
Fri 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W7" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-4 C 0 Spiritual Formation 12/100
Sun 2:00–4:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"C" means Dallas Couple's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-4 HM 0 Spiritual Formation 16/100
1/17–5/12 info »
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"HM" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-4 HW 0 Spiritual Formation 13/100
1/17–5/12 info »
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"HW" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-4 M1 0 Spiritual Formation 11/100
Mon 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M1" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 M2 0 Spiritual Formation 6/100
Mon 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M2" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 M3 0 Spiritual Formation 6/100
Tue 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M3" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 M4 0 Spiritual Formation 11/100
Wed 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M4" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 M5 0 Spiritual Formation 19/100
Thu 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M5" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 M6 0 Spiritual Formation 5/100
Fri 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"M6" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 W1 0 Spiritual Formation 0/100
Mon 12:30–1:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W1" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF100-4 W2 0 Spiritual Formation 8/100
Mon 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W2" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 W3 0 Spiritual Formation 4/100
Tue 7:00–9:00p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W3" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 W4 0 Spiritual Formation 7/100
Wed 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W4" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 W5 0 Spiritual Formation 23/100
Thu 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W5" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF100-4 W6 0 Spiritual Formation 3/100
Fri 11:30a–12:50p 1/17–5/12 info »
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"W6" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
SF110-1 M 0 Spiritual Formation 9/30
1/17–5/12 info »
Description
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"M" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF110-1 W 0 Spiritual Formation 6/30
1/17–5/12 info »
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"W" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF110-2 M 0 Spiritual Formation 20/30
1/17–5/12 info »
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"M" means Dallas Men's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF110-2 W 0 Spiritual Formation 5/30
1/17–5/12 info »
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"W" means Dallas Women's SF Group
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF202 A 1 Spiritual Formation II 3/30
1/17–5/12 info »
Description
This course challenges students to pursue new depths of trust out of a common commitment to discovering God' authorship in their lives. Life Story is the primary resource used in guiding each Spiritual Formation group toward the development of authentic community. This course must be taken concurrently with the second semester of SF100.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF204 A 1 Spiritual Formation IV (Fidelity) 3/30
1/17–5/12 info »
Description
This course challenges students to implement their divine design in pursuing Christlikeness in every arena of life. The Vision and Fidelity Exercises are the primary resources used for exploring each member' vision for a continued life of fidelity in faith and practice. This course guides students through synthesizing the previous modules and considering the kind of life they want to live as a follower of Jesus Christ. This course must be taken concurrently with the fourth semester of SF100.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
SF245-2 A 0 MABEL Spiritual Formation 6/27
Orr
Tue 5:15–6:05p 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
Systematic Theology
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
ST101 A 3 Theological Method and Bibliology 34/40
Thu 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 208 info »
Description
A study of prolegomena as the nature, method, and sources of theology; revelation, especially the inspiration, authority, sufficiency, inerrancy, and canonicity of the Bible; and theological hermeneutics, including an introduction to dispensationalism. This course is prerequisite to all other Systematic Theology (ST) courses.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 208
ST101 AR 3 Theological Method and Bibliology
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
11/30
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 1/28, 2/25, 4/29 info »
Description
A study of prolegomena as the nature, method, and sources of theology; revelation, especially the inspiration, authority, sufficiency, inerrancy, and canonicity of the Bible; and theological hermeneutics, including an introduction to dispensationalism. This course is prerequisite to all other Systematic Theology (ST) courses.
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"AR" means Northwest Arkansas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–4:00p (Meets in MOBL)
Sat. 02/25 8:00a–4:00p (Meets in MOBL)
Sat. 04/29 8:00a–4:00p (Meets in MOBL)
ST101 OL 3 Theological Method and Bibliology 124/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of prolegomena as the nature, method, and sources of theology; revelation, especially the inspiration, authority, sufficiency, inerrancy, and canonicity of the Bible; and theological hermeneutics, including an introduction to dispensationalism. This course is prerequisite to all other Systematic Theology (ST) courses.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST102 A 3 Trinitarianism 78/86
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
ST102 AU 3 Trinitarianism
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
11/30
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 1/28, 2/25, 4/29 info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"AU" means Austin
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 01/28 8:00a–4:00p
Sat. 02/25 8:00a–4:00p
Sat. 04/29 8:00a–4:00p
ST102 B 3 Trinitarianism 23/66
Thu 3:15–6:00p 1/17–5/12 TODD 115 info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 115
ST102 HO 3 Trinitarianism 25/60
Thu 6:00–8:45p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 131 info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 131
ST102 N 3 Trinitarianism 36/75
Tue 6:40–9:35p 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
ST102 OL 3 Trinitarianism 65/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the existence and attributes of the one God, the Holy Trinity; the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in Scripture and in Christian history; and the ramifications of Trinitarian belief today. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST103 GA 3 Angelology, Anthropology, & Hamartiology
hybrid course meets 1/12–5/12
27/40
Th,Fr,Sa see info 1/12–14 info »
Description
A study of angelology, the doctrines of the unfallen angels, the fallen angels, and Satan; anthropology, a study of the creation of humanity, the material and immaterial aspects of humanity, and the Fall of humanity; and original and personal sin. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"GA" means Atlanta
Dates
01/12–05/12
Meetings
Thu. 01/12 6:00p–9:00p
01/13–01/14 8:00a–5:30p
ST103 OL 3 Angelology, Anthropology, & Hamartiology 54/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of angelology, the doctrines of the unfallen angels, the fallen angels, and Satan; anthropology, a study of the creation of humanity, the material and immaterial aspects of humanity, and the Fall of humanity; and original and personal sin. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST104 A 3 Soteriology 28/86
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
ST104 B 3 Soteriology 16/86
We,Fr 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
ST104 C 3 Soteriology 40/66
Tue 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 115 info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"C" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 115
ST104 DC 3 Soteriology
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
31/34
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 2/18, 3/18, 4/22 DC  info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/18 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 03/18 8:00a–4:00p DC
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–4:00p DC
ST104 HO 3 Soteriology 15/28
Tue 1:15–4:00p 1/17–5/12 RGCY 133 info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
RGCY 133
ST104 OL 3 Soteriology 57/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST104 WA 3 Soteriology*
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
5/30
Sat 8:00a–4:00p 2/11, 3/25 info »

*This is a hybrid class with online requirements. Class meets 2 times in Seattle, WA. .

Description
A study of the grace of God in salvation including election, the ministry of the Savior in His humiliation and exaltation, the nature and extent of the Atonement, efficacious grace, justification, regeneration, the salvation ministries of the Holy Spirit (including Spirit baptism, indwelling, and sealing), and eternal security. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"WA" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–4:00p (Meets in MOBL)
Sat. 03/25 8:00a–4:00p (Meets in MOBL)
ST105 OL 3 Sanctification & Ecclesiology 52/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of sanctification, the doctrine of the spiritual life; and ecclesiology, the doctrines of the body of Christ and the local church including its organization, ministry, ordinances, government, and purpose. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST105 SA 3 Sanctification & Ecclesiology
hybrid course meets 1/12–5/12
18/30
Th,Fr,Sa see info 1/12–14 info »
Description
A study of sanctification, the doctrine of the spiritual life; and ecclesiology, the doctrines of the body of Christ and the local church including its organization, ministry, ordinances, government, and purpose. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology
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"SA" means San Antonio
Dates
01/12–05/12
Meetings
Thu. 01/12 6:00p–9:30p
01/13–01/14 8:00a–5:30p
ST106 A 3 Eschatology* 23/30
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 103 info »

*This course will be video recorded for future online use.

Description
A study of eschatology, the doctrine of the consummation of God's plan of redemption, including major themes in eschatology and the order of predicted events. The course will include a review of the biblical creation and redemption narrative, with an opportunity for a synthetic capstone summary of Christian doctrine. Pre- or Co-requisites: ST101-105
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 103
ST106 B 3 Eschatology 18/66
We,Fr 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
A study of eschatology, the doctrine of the consummation of God's plan of redemption, including major themes in eschatology and the order of predicted events. The course will include a review of the biblical creation and redemption narrative, with an opportunity for a synthetic capstone summary of Christian doctrine. Pre- or Co-requisites: ST101-105
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
ST106 HO 3 Eschatology 9/32
Sat 8:00a–5:00p 1/21, 2/11, 3/4, 4/1, 4/22 RGCY 127 info »
Description
A study of eschatology, the doctrine of the consummation of God's plan of redemption, including major themes in eschatology and the order of predicted events. The course will include a review of the biblical creation and redemption narrative, with an opportunity for a synthetic capstone summary of Christian doctrine. Pre- or Co-requisites: ST101-105
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"HO" means Houston Campus
Dates
01/21–04/22
Classroom
RGCY 127
Meetings
Sat. 01/21 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 02/11 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 04/01 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–5:00p RGCY 127
ST106 N 3 Eschatology 23/86
Thu 6:45–9:30p 1/17–5/12 CAC 205 info »
Description
A study of eschatology, the doctrine of the consummation of God's plan of redemption, including major themes in eschatology and the order of predicted events. The course will include a review of the biblical creation and redemption narrative, with an opportunity for a synthetic capstone summary of Christian doctrine. Pre- or Co-requisites: ST101-105
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 205
ST106 OL 3 Eschatology 29/150
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of eschatology, the doctrine of the consummation of God's plan of redemption, including major themes in eschatology and the order of predicted events. The course will include a review of the biblical creation and redemption narrative, with an opportunity for a synthetic capstone summary of Christian doctrine. Pre- or Co-requisites: ST101-105
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST295 A 3 Systematic Theology Colloquium 5/30
Thu 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 201 info »
Description
A seminar for advanced students on the scope, structure, and issues of systematic theology focusing on a published volume of systematic theology. Prerequisites: ST101-ST106. Required of students with a Systematic Theology concentration in the Academic Ministries track.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201
ST295 RV 3 Systematic Theology Colloquium* 1/3
Thu 7:45–10:25a 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A seminar for advanced students on the scope, structure, and issues of systematic theology focusing on a published volume of systematic theology. Prerequisites: ST101-ST106. Required of students with a Systematic Theology concentration in the Academic Ministries track.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
ST415 A 3 Theology & World Religions 9/15
Thu 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
A study of comparisons and contrasts between selected areas of Christian theology and contemporary world religious thought, with a view toward understanding other religions and effectively communicating the gospel. May also be credited in the Department of World Missions and Intercultural Studies.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
ST415 DC 3 Theology & World Religions
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
4/15
Fr,Sa 8:00a–4:00p 2/10–11, 3/31–4/1 DC  info »
Description
A study of comparisons and contrasts between selected areas of Christian theology and contemporary world religious thought, with a view toward understanding other religions and effectively communicating the gospel. May also be credited in the Department of World Missions and Intercultural Studies.
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"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
02/10–02/11 8:00a–4:00p DC
03/31–04/01 8:00a–4:00p DC
ST520 A 3 Issues in Science & Theology 8/30
Thu 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 CAC 211 info »
Description
A study of the relationship between science and theology, focusing on current issues such as creation and evolution, age of the universe, environmentalism, biomedical technology, and relevant ethical issues.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 211
ST615 W 3 Ethics 8/30
Yoder
Fr,Sa see info 2/3–4, 3/3–4, 3/31–4/1, 4/21–22 CAC 211 info »
Description
An introduction to moral theology, including its biblical and theological norms and their significance for Christians in the world.
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"W" means Weekend Course in Dallas
Dates
02/03–04/22
Classroom
CAC 211
Meetings
Fri. 02/03 6:00p–9:00p CAC 211
Sat. 02/04 8:00a–5:00p CAC 211
Fri. 03/03 6:00p–9:00p CAC 211
Sat. 03/04 8:00a–5:00p CAC 211
Fri. 03/31 6:00p–9:00p CAC 211
Sat. 04/01 8:00a–5:00p CAC 211
Fri. 04/21 6:00p–9:00p CAC 211
Sat. 04/22 8:00a–5:00p CAC 211
World Missions
Course Sec Hours Title Reg Profs Days Times Meetings Room
WM101 A 3 Introduction to World Missions 16/30
Tu,Th 1:00–2:15p 1/17–5/12 CAC 206 info »
Description
A study of the biblical meaning and purpose of missions, missions agencies and instruments, and missions accomplishments, trends, needs, and possibilities.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 206
WM101 B 3 Introduction to World Missions 15/25
We,Fr 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A study of the biblical meaning and purpose of missions, missions agencies and instruments, and missions accomplishments, trends, needs, and possibilities.
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"B" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
WM101 OL 3 Introduction to World Missions 35/150
Orr
1/17–5/12 OL  info »
Description
A study of the biblical meaning and purpose of missions, missions agencies and instruments, and missions accomplishments, trends, needs, and possibilities.
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"OL" means Online Course
Dates
01/17–05/12
WM205 01 3 Cultural Dynamics in Ministry: Cultural Dynamics in Ministry 1/1
1/16–5/12 info »
Description
A consideration of the dimensions and manifestations of culture as they influence ministry with special attention given to specific skills for exegeting a cultural setting for ministry.
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"01" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/16–05/12
WM210 A 3 Intercultural Communication 12/15
Orr
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 CAC 202 info »
Description
The development and assessment of a theoretical model of intercultural communication and an exploration of communication strategies for creating understanding interculturally.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 202
WM210 RV 3 Intercultural Communication* 1/3
Orr
Tu,Th 9:10–10:25a 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
The development and assessment of a theoretical model of intercultural communication and an exploration of communication strategies for creating understanding interculturally.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
WM215 A 3 Dynamics of Missionary Develop 8/30
Orr
Tu,Th 7:45–9:00a 1/17–5/12 CAC 207 info »
Description
A seminar for synthesizing intercultural principles from World Missions and Intercultural Studies courses and providing practical preparation for personal development, interpersonal relationships, and ministry effectiveness. Should be taken in last semester of study.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 207
WM310 A 2 Ministry in Asian Contexts 6/30
Sedlacek
Tu,Th 2:25–3:15p 1/17–5/12 CAC 201 info »
Description
A seminar-style study of the cultural, historical, and religious characteristics of ministry in Asian contexts and of the implications for ministry created by these characteristics.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201
WM310 RV 2 Ministry in Asian Contexts* 2/3
Sedlacek
Tu,Th 2:25–3:15p 1/17–5/12 Online info »

*This Remote Video (RV) section is limited to distance students outside the Dallas area. To register, email registrar@dts.edu.

Description
A seminar-style study of the cultural, historical, and religious characteristics of ministry in Asian contexts and of the implications for ministry created by these characteristics.
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"RV" means Remote Video (live streaming class)
Dates
01/17–05/12
WM410 A 3 Theo Ed Intercultural Contexts 8/25
Wed 1:00–3:40p 1/17–5/12 TODD 217 info »
Description
A study of issues in educational philosophy, planning, administration, and teaching related to theological education in intercultural ministry settings. Students in the Academic Ministries track may substitute this course for CE215 Teaching in Christian Higher Education. May also credit toward the Ph.D. program (with approval from the director of Ph.D. studies).
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
TODD 217
WM440 N 2 Foundations of Christian Community Development 1/30
Tue 6:40–9:35p 1/17–4/4 CAC 207 info »
Description
A study of foundations and principles for Christian community development as integral to mission in the majority world, with implications for effective practice.
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"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–04/04
Classroom
CAC 207
WM535 A 3 Theology & World Religions 12/15
Thu 2:25–5:05p 1/17–5/12 CAC 203 info »
Description
A study of comparisons and contrasts between selected areas of Christian theology and contemporary world religious thought, with a view toward understanding other religions and effectively communicating the gospel. May also be credited in the Department of Theological Studies.
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"A" means Dallas Campus daytime
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 203
WM535 DC 3 Theology & World Religions
hybrid course meets 1/17–5/12
14/15
Fr,Sa 8:00a–4:00p 2/10–11, 3/31–4/1 DC  info »
Description
A study of comparisons and contrasts between selected areas of Christian theology and contemporary world religious thought, with a view toward understanding other religions and effectively communicating the gospel. May also be credited in the Department of Theological Studies.
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Section
"DC" means Washington, DC
Dates
01/17–05/12
Meetings
02/10–02/11 8:00a–4:00p DC
03/31–04/01 8:00a–4:00p DC
WM615 N 3 Methodology & Practice of TESOL 2/30
Mon 5:30–8:15p 1/17–5/12 CAC 201 info »
Description
Teaching and techniques of TESOL, integrating the four skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This course includes evaluation and testing techniques and instruction in curriculum evaluation. Prerequisite: WM610 Introduction to TESOL.
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Section
"N" means Night Course in Dallas
Dates
01/17–05/12
Classroom
CAC 201