GRADUATE

SHEPHERD UNIVERSITY School of Theology
M.Div, D.Min COURSE SCHEDULE (Spring 2013)
Jan 21, 2013~May 17, 2013 E:Elective R:Required 

TIME MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
1st Class
10:30 am~1:30 pm
      ST503 R
    Systematic
Theology 2
    Dr. Peter Kwon
2nd Class

2:00~5:00 pm
PT617 E     OT655 R
Leadership
Formation
    Prophets
Dr. Sun Young Choi     Dr. Chul Won Kim
Chapel
5:00~6:00 pm
 PT650-655  CHPL001,002,003,004
Field Education SHEPHERD
CHAPEL
Dr. Witness Oh Dr. Paul Kwon
3rd Class

6:00~9:00 pm

PT670/870 E PT790 R PT505 R ET501/BT825 R NT611 R
Spiritual
Warfare
Senior
Integration
Seminar
Homiletics Hermeneutics &
Theological
Research
NT Exgesis
(Gospels)
Dr. Charles H Kraft Dr. Shalom Kim Dr. Paul Kwon John Mckenna Edmond R
D.Min Course for SPRING 2013
CODE TITLE FACULTY DATE Remarks
PT817 R Leadership
Formation
Dr. Sun Young Choi Jan. 21-25 Intensive R
* This schedule can be changed without notice.




COURSE DESCRIPTIONS for SPRING 13


ET501 Hermeneutics & Theological Research (3 units)_____Thur 6:00-9:00 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Edmond M
Prerequisite: None
This course is an introduction to the tools and methods needed to interpret Scripture. Students gain an understanding of how to use biblical research tools and to integrate materials in an effective and hermeneutically acceptable manner. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



ST503 Systematic Theology 2 (3 units)_____Thur 10:30-1:30 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Peter Kwon
Prerequisite: None
This course is to help the student gain, by his or her own efforts, a profound knowledge of the principal topics of the theology of the universal church, especially as these topics are understood in the Reformed tradition and in comparison with other contemporary theologies. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT505 Homiletics (3 units)_____Wed 6:00-9:00 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Paul Kwon
Prerequisite: None
This class focuses on a study of preparing sermon construction and style of delivery of the sermon. This is a basic course in the theory and practice of developing a sermon. Remedial work will be provided. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



NT611 NT Exegesis (Gospels) (3 units)_____Fri 6:00-9:00 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Edmond Razafimanantsoa
Prerequisite: BL511
This course will introduce basic tools for interpreting the New Testament. Attention will be given to a working knowledge of biblical Greek on the books of Gospels, and to principles of interpretation as they inform effective preaching and teaching of the New Testament. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT617 Leadership Formation (3 units)_____Mon 2:00-5:00 PM
Electable by M.Div Program_____Dr. Sun Young Choi
Prerequisite: None
A study of theories and styles of leadership in ministry context with attention to a biblical image of leadership and service. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



OT655 Prophets (3 units)_____Thur 2:00-5:00 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Chul Won Kim
Prerequisite: OT501
A study of the historical background, the theological aspect, time, and place of ministry, and personality of each of the authors of the books of Prophets. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT670 Spiritual Warfare (3 units)_____Mon 6:00-9:00 PM
Electable by M.Div Program_____Dr. Charles H. Kraft
Prerequisite: CC602 Christian Counseling & Ministry
This course will introduce students to spiritual warfare providing insights from the Bible,
anthropology, and psychology. This course is designed to study the subject of power encounters
that result from spiritual warfare as they relate to the purposes of God in the world. In both Old
and New Testaments, God’s activity in the world is presented in a context of the opposition
between His Kingdom and that of Satan. That opposition has been and continues to be a major
factor in contemporary Christianity. The course will focus on the biblical validity and contemporary relevance of spiritual power encounters in the extension of the Kingdom of God and the growth of the people of God. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT 790 Senior Integration Seminar (3 units)_____Tue 6:00-9:00 PM
Required by M.Div Program_____Dr. Shalom Kim
This course is for the seniors only
A final, integrative seminar offers the students a summative and integrative experience of the formal curriculum, assessments and mentored leadership experience of M.Div program. This course will provide students the opportunity to review, integrate, reflect on curriculum and experiences of the entire program to apply in life and ministry in the core areas of the bible, theology, history and professional ministry. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT817 Leadership Formation (3 units)_____Jan.21-25 Intensive
Required by D.Min Program_____Dr. Sun Young Choi
Prerequisite: None
This class is a study of theories and styles of leadership in ministry context with attention to a biblical image of leadership and service. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



PT870 Spiritual Warfare (3 units)_____Mon 6:00-9:00 PM
Electable by D. Min Program_____Dr. Charles H. Kraft
Prerequisite: CC602 Christian Counseling & Ministry
This course will introduce students to spiritual warfare providing insights from the Bible,
anthropology, and psychology. This course is designed to study the subject of power encounters
that result from spiritual warfare as they relate to the purposes of God in the world. In both Old
and New Testaments, God’s activity in the world is presented in a context of the opposition
between His Kingdom and that of Satan. That opposition has been and continues to be a major
factor in contemporary Christianity. The course will focus on the biblical validity and contemporary relevance of spiritual power encounters in the extension of the Kingdom of God and the growth of the people of God. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.



BT 825 Biblical & Theological Foundations for Ministry (3units)_____Directed Studies
Required by D. Min Program_____Dr. Edmond Razafimanantsoa
Prerequisite: OT 501 NT501
A study to lay Biblical and theological foundation for ministry in their dissertation subject matter. This course is designed for 3 units of theory for 45 hours.