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Seminary Academics

Semester Dates: 8/28/2017—12/15/2017

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210-1 Old Testament 1: Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Bruckner M, W 8:00-9:15 am N-25
BIBL 5109-1 Greek 1 3 Lee M, W 9:30-10:45 am N-21
BIBL 5111-1 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3 Chester W 6:30-9:15 pm N-21
BIBL 5230-1 Old Testament 3: Wisdom and Israel's Praise 3 Bruckner Th 6:30 - 9:15 pm N-22
BIBL 6102-1 Hebrew Readings 1 Clayton T 4:00 pm-15:15 pm N-21
BIBL 5112-1 Greek Readings 1 Lee & Chester T 11:45 am-1:00 pm N-21
BIBL 6100-1 CANCELLED-Biblical Hebrew 1 3 Clayton T, Th 4:15-5:30 pm N-
CEDF 7180-1 Hip Hop Culture and Theology 3 White Hodge Th 6:30-9:50 pm N-1
HSTY 5210-1 Christian History 1: Early Church to Early Reformation 3 Ondrey T, Th 8:00-9:15 am N-25
MNST 5120-1 Gospel Communication in Context 3 Rah T, Th 9:30-10:45 am N-22
MNST 5115-1 Preaching the Word 3 Perry W 6:30-9:15 pm N-11
SPFM 5201-1 Journey: The Story of our Lives 1 Kogstad Th 1:10-3:25 pm N-21
THEO 5120-1 Christian Worship 3 Bjorlin M 6:30-9:15 pm N-25
THEO 5130-1 Christian Ethics 3 Clifton-Soderstrom Th 1:15-4:00 pm N-25

Online Semester Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5111-I1 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3 Chester T 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm CST Synchronous Online Class *Restricted to students outside of greater Chicago area. Email semacademicserv@northpark.edu for registration.
BIBL 5240-I1 New Testament 1: The Texts and Their World 3 Phelan
BIBL 5250-I1 New Testament 2: The Texts and Their Theology 3 Phelan
HSTY 5210-I1 Christian History 1: Early Church to Early Reformation 3 Ondrey
MNST 5130-01 Leading and Teaching in Ministry 3 Rah *Restricted to students outside of greater Chicago area. Email semacademicserv@northpark.edu for registration.
MNST 6351-I1 Spiritual Formation in the Urban Context 3 Penny
MNST 6140-01 Experiencing Global Christianity 3 C. Johnson *This course is an independent study. Email semacademicserv@northpark.edu for registration
MNST 6145-I1 Mission of God: Insights for Service 3 Mark
MNST 6105-I1 Academic Writing 1 K. Bruckner
THEO 5130-I1 Christian Ethics 3 Clifton-Soderstrom

Weekend and Limited Term Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 7170-1 Symposium: Union with Christ 3 Chester Sept. 28-30 Th 4:15-9:00 pm, F/S 9:00 am-5:00 pm N-
MNST 6170-1 Strategic Ministry Planning 3 Wenrich Oct. 16-20 8:00 am-5:00 pm N-
FLDC 5300-1 Vocational Excellence 1 Kersten & Lawson Oct. 13-17 F, S, M, T 9:00 am-5:00 pm (no class Sunday) N-25
FLDC 7315-1 Cultural Competency Module 1 T. Johnson & D. Penny Nov. 10 9:00 am-5:00 pm N-20
FLDC 7315-2 Cultural Competency Module 1 T. Johnson & D. Penny Dec. 1 9:00 am-5:00 pm N-20
FLDC 7318-1 Thological Reflection Module 1 T. Johnson & D. Penny Oct. 6 9:00 am-5:00 pm N-20
FLDC 7318-2 Thological Reflection Module 1 T. Johnson & D. Penny Nov. 11 9:00 am-5:00 pm N-20
FLDC 7319 Mission and Ministerial Identity in the ECC 0 Auger and Palmerlee Oct. 28-30 N-20 and ECC Offices Required for ECC call to ministry students/open to all graduating students

Offsite, Hybrid, Blended, and Travel Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210-I1 Old Testament 1 3 Bruckner Aug. 28- Dec. 15 Intensive Dates: Oct. 19-21; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Seattle, WA Intensive Hybrid
MNST 6400-1 Mobilizing for Justice 3 Rah Aug. 24 - Dec. 15 Intensive dates, Aug. 24-26 Denver, CO Intensive hybrid; Restricted to Cross-Purpose cohort
MNST 6355-1 Urban Ministry Leadership 3 Rah Aug. 24 - Dec. 15 Intensive dates, Aug. 26 & Oct. 19 Denver, CO Intensive hybrid; Restricted to Cross-Purpose cohort
MNST 6152-1 Rethinking Mission: Italy 3 DeNeui Aug. 28- Dec. 15 Travel Dates: Oct. 12-22 Italy & Online Travel Course
THEO 7215-1 NCTI: Global Theologies 3 TBD TBD Mundelein Seminary (and other sites)
THEO 6334-1 Peace, Justice, and Restorative Practices 3 Clifton-Soderstrom & Pierre Aug. 28- Dec. 15 Mondays 8:45 am-2:30 pm Stateville Correctional Center (a maximum security state prison) Priority given to Transformative Justice Certificate students; special permission required
THEO 5102-1 Research Methods 3 Spencer Sept. 16, Oct. 21, Nov. 18 Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
THEO 5110-01 Christian Theology 3 Stephens Oct. 6&7, Nov. 3&4, Dec. 1&2 Friday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Madison, WI
THEO 5110-02 Christian Theology 3 D. Nystrom Oct. 23-27 M - F 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Santa Cruz, CA *Restricted to students in the Ignite Cohort

Center for Spiritual Direction Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
SPFM 7502-I1 Listening & Discerning Practicum 1 3 Cepero Aug. 28, 2017-May 12, 2018 Online *Restricted to students accepted into the Certificate in Spiritual Direction.
SPFM 7504-I1 Spiritual Direction Practicum 2 3 Cepero Aug. 28, 2017-May 12, 2018 Online *Restricted to students accepted into the Certificate in Spiritual Direction.