Theology I
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: TBA
Course Code: 
EMT1101HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
6101
Online: 
Yes
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online - Asynchronous
Description: 

This course introduces not only the systematic but also the constructive and contextual character of Christian theology. Participants will (1) become further acquainted with the sources, methods, tasks, and traditions of Christian theology; (2) become familiar with important theological themes, especially as they respond to intellectual and social challenges presented by historical contexts; (3) be encouraged to do theology, thinking creatively about faith in a contemporary context. Basic Christian themes considered will include God and creation, evil and providence, the human condition, Jesus Christ and salvation, the Church, and eschatology. Theological perspectives addressed will include formative and alternative theological traditions.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
EMP1621 and Intro course in Bible or permission of Instructor
Winter 2021
Hours per Week: 
2
Schedule: 
Fri
Program Requirement: 
Required for Emmanuel students in MDiv, MTS, MSMus, and MPS (Christian Focus) level 1 course
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
20
Schedule Notes: 
This course will be offered in a hybrid format: asynchronous online methods with intensive on-campus meetings during the second and last week (Friday, January 15 and March 26, 2021, 9:30-14:30).
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Tutorial
Workshop
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Quizzes
Summative Paper
Book Review
Other