The Life and Thought of Dietrich Bonhoeffer
College: Emmanuel College
Course Code: 
EMT2532HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course is an exploration of the life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) and an examination of his select writings. The course investigates the wider socio-political and theological contexts of Germany’s Weimar Republic, the ascendency of Hitler and Nazism, the Confessing Church, and the covert resistance to Hitler that Bonhoeffer later joined. The course also asks how these realities, together with Bonhoeffer’s writings, inform our 21st-Century North American context of Christian existence. Lectures, discussions. Seminar presentation, multiple choice exam, research paper.  This course counts as a designated elective in Theology or an open elective.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Summer 2013
Summer 2011
Start Time: 
19:00
End Time: 
21:00
Schedule: 
Tue
Thu
Begin Date: 
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 to Thursday, June 27, 2013
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
0
Schedule Notes: 
Last day to register: May 10 / last day to drop: May 30 / last day to pay: May 17
Additional Notes: 
This course was previously taught under course code TRT2532HF.  Students who have taken TRT2532HF should not enrol in this course.
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: