Spirituality and Health
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Selles, Johanna
Course Code: 
EMP3266HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

This course will investigate spirituality and health in light of a wholistic view of human flourishing tha includes physical, emotional, spiritual and psycho-social aspects. Emphatic spiritual care requires the ability to put oneself in the shoes of another. The role of illness narratives and active listening will be examined. Aspects of inter-cultural spiritual care will be named and practiced. The course will consist of lectures, small groups, individual presentations and a final paper. Evaluation: participation, 10%; integration paper, 20%; topic proposal, 10%; literature review, 20%; and fnal research paper, 40%. Prerequisite: one course in worship or theology or permission of the instructor.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2012
Fall 2011
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
16:00
Schedule: 
Tue
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Means of Evaluation: