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Seminary Academics

Semester Dates: 8/30/2021 – 12/17/2021

*Note for Ignite and Equip Students: Some classes have a mix of synchronous and asynchronous components. See the Days and Time columns for synchronous times and the Notes column for full course dates.

Main Campus Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210 Old Testament 1: Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Clayton T/Th 9:30 - 10:45am
BIBL 5220 Old Testament 2: Prophets and Preaching Legacy 3 Clayton Th 2:00 - 4:45pm
BIBL 5110 Greek 1 3 Lee T/Th 9:30 - 10:45am This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
BIBL 5111 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3 Edwards Th 6:30 - 9:15pm This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
BIBL 5112 Greek Readings 1 Lee & Edwards T 11:45am -1pm
BIBL 7170-01 Symposium: Bible and Politics 3 TBD Sept. 16-18 Limited Term. This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
HSTY 5120 Christian History 1: The Early Church to the Early Reformation (1-16c) 3 Ondrey T/Th 8:00- 9:15am
MNST 5115 Preaching the Word 3 Sutton Th 6:30 - 9:15pm
MNST 5120 Gospel Communication in Context 3 TBD Th 6:30 -9:15pm
MNST 6352-01 Journey to Mosaic 3 TBD Oct 18-21 This course involves travel throughout the city of Chicago
SPFM 5201 Journey: The Story of Our Lives 1 R. Peterson Th 2:30 - 4:45pm
SPFM 7190-01 What Loss Can Teach Us 1 Miller Sept. 10-11; Oct. 8-9; Nov. 5-6 F: 6:00 - 8:00pm; Sa: 9:00am - 4:00pm
THEO 5120 Christian Worship 3 Bjorlin T/Th 8:00- 9:15am
THEO 5130 Christian Ethics 3 Clifton-Soderstrom & Bjorlin Th 2:00 - 4:45pm This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.

Online Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5240-I1 New Testament 1: The Texts and Their World 3 Edwards Online Asynchronous
BIBL 5250-I1 New Testament 2: The Texts and Their Theology 3 Lee Online Asynchronous
BIBL 5110 Greek 1 3 Lee T/Th 9:30 - 10:45am Online/Mixed This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
BIBL 5111 Greek Exegesis for Preaching and Teaching 3 Edwards Th 6:30 - 9:15pm Online/Mixed This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
BIBL 7170-01 Symposium: Bible and Politics 3 TBD Sept. 16-18 Limited Term. This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.
MNST 6105-I1 Academic Writing 1 K. Bruckner Online Asynchronous
MNST 6150-I1 God’s Global Vision: Mission As Biblical Theme 3 De Neui Online Asynchronous
THEO 5110-I1 Christian Theology 3 Belmonte-Stephens Online Asynchronous
THEO 5130 Christian Ethics 3 Clifton-Soderstrom & Bjorlin Th 2:00 - 4:45pm Online/Mixed This will be a mixed classroom with online students able to join synchronously.

Field Education

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
FLDC 7530-01 Vocational Excellence 1 TBD Oct. 18-21 9am-5pm Main Campus
FLDC 7315-1 Cultural Competency Module 1 Johnson Oct. 15 9am-5pm Main Campus
FLDC 7318-1 Theological Reflection Module 1 Johnson Dec. 15 9am-5pm Main Campus
FLDC 7319-1 Mission and Ministerial Identity in the Covenant 1 Auger Oct. TBD 9am-5pm Online

Ignite Courses*

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210-02 Old Testament 1: Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Bruckner Sept. 20-24 PSWC
BIBL 5250-01 New Testament 2: The Texts and Their Theology 3 Lee Sept. 20-24 PSWC
HSTY 6330-01 History and Theology of the ECC 3 Ondrey Sept. 20-24 PSWC
SPFM 5211-01 Intercultural Spirituality: Praying Together 1 TBD Sept. 23-25 PSWC
SPFM 6240-01 Welcoming Others, Welcoming God 1 TBD Sept. 23-25 PSWC

Equip Courses*

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
SPFM 5201-02 Journey: the Story of Our Lives 1 R. Peterson Online Synchronous
MNST 5125-01 Pastoral Care and Counseling 3 Pierre Sept. 20-24 MWC

School of Restorative Arts Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
BIBL 5210-03 Old Testament 1: Pentateuch and Interpretation 3 Andrews LCC
THEO 5110-01 Christian Theology 3 TBD LCC
CEDF 7190-01 Conflict Transformation 3 Schiller & Cervantes SCC
MNST 5115-02 Preaching the Word 3 Sutton SCC
MNST 5125-02 Pastoral Care and Counseling 3 TBD SCC
MNST 6400-01 Mobilizing for Justice 3 TBD SCC

Center for Spiritual Direction Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
SPFM 7502 Listening & Discerning Practicum I 3 Chase-Ziolek Main Campus
SPFM 7504 Spiritual Directing Practicum II 3 Harben Main Campus

Covenant Orientation Courses

Course Title SH Faculty Days Time Location Notes
ECCO 5040-I1 Mission and Ministry of the ECC 3 De Neui Oct. 2,9,16,23 Synchronous
ECCO 5020-I1 History of the ECC 3 Ondrey W 6:30 - 8:00pm Online Synchronous