Becoming Intercultural Communities
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Legge, Marilyn J.
Course Code: 
EMT3604HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course will develop knowledge and practice skills for intercultural life and leadership in heterogeneous publics. We will draw on interdisciplinary, intercultural materials, including: critical social and cultural theories, formation of complex identities at intersections of structures of social markers; scriptural, theological and ethical attention to difference and similarity; worship and educational resources; and the case of the United Church of Canada project "Becoming an Intercultural Church" as a vision and practice to live out its commitment to racial and social justice. (Qualifies as a designated elective in theology or ethics.) Seminar format with instructional input, small groups, modest cross-cultural immersion project. Evaluation: a book review (30%); a class presentation (30%), and a final integrative project (40%). Prerequisites: basic course in bible and theology.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Winter 2014
Winter 2013
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Schedule: 
Thu
Minimum: 
0
Maximum: 
0
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: