Courses Starting May 11

We are excited about the prospect of your taking courses through SCOPE. Formal admission to BJU is not required to take a course by distance learning, and approval to take a distance learning course does not imply admission to BJU or to a particular degree program.

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Ed 691: Readings in Education

3 credits

Independent study through the use of readings with special emphasis on selected areas from the field of education.

  • Dates: May 11–Aug. 15, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association – 6th Edition
American Psychological Association
ISBN: 9781433805615  Amazon  Ebay

ESS 675: Theories & Strategies for Coaching Golf

3 credits

Designed to provide advanced instruction and training in technical and tactical skills of golf.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

ME 510: History of American Music

3 credits

Designed specifically for the practicing music educator, the course will explore the history of American music through style, historical context, structure, social significance and political impact. Students will complete a final project which connects their own teaching experiences and/or pedagogical concerns to a topic covered in the course.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

Americas Musical Life: A History – 2005 Edition
Crawford, Richard
ISBN: 9780393327267  Amazon  Ebay

ME 613: Foundational Approaches in Music Education

2 credits

Content and application of Gordon’s Music Learning Theory, and the approaches of Orff, Kodaly and Dalcroze. Emphasizes skill development as advocated by each: audiation, movement, improvisation, solfege, systems of rhythm reading, etc. The student will apply these to the teaching of music within his area of specialization.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

ME 615: Pedagogy Seminar

3 credits

This course covers the pedagogical sequencing of technique and literature and the development of diagnostic skills and techniques for correcting common performance errors in studio and rehearsal settings. Applications are tailored to the student’s teaching area of interest (instrumental, choral).

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

Instrumental Score Reading Program Workbook – 1979 Edition
Grunow, R.F. & Froseth, J.O.
Chicago
GIA Publications
ISBN: 9781579995799  Amazon  Ebay
Note: For students primarily interested in instrumental ensembles (workbook and CD required)

Instrumental Score Reading Program CD – 1979 Edition
Grunow, R.F. & Froseth, J.O.
Chicago
GIA Publications
ISBN: 9781579996277  Amazon  Ebay
Note: For students primarily interested in instrumental ensembles (workbook and CD required)

Choral Score Reading Program Workbook – 1985 Edition
Grunow, R.F. & Fargo, M.H.
Chicago
GIA Publications
ISBN: 9781579995805  Amazon  Ebay
Note: For students primarily interested in choral ensembles (workbook and CD required)

Choral Score Reading Program CD – 1985 Edition
Grunow, R.F. & Fargo, M.H.
Chicago
GIA Publications
Note: For students primarily interested in choral ensembles (workbook and CD required)

ME 691: Testing & Research in Music Education

3 credits

An introduction to the relevant areas of music education testing and research, including music aptitude testing, music achievement testing, and the standard education research methodologies as applied to the field of music education.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 1
  • Additional Course Information: Students will need a statistical calculator and access to Statistical Package for Social Sciences 24 Standard (SPSS). Distance students in the Greenville area may access SPSS 24 in FA 11. You may also download and rent SPSS 24 for six months at www.onthehub.com/spss.

Inquiry in music education: Concepts and methods for the beginning researcher
Froehlich, H. and Frierson-Campbell, S.
New York
Routledge, 2013
ISBN: 9780415896405  Amazon  Ebay

SCM 630: Counseling Children & Adolescents

3 credits

Presents the biblical counseling principles and procedures for helping elementary and secondary school-age children. Case study examples encourage application of course content.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Prerequisite: SCM 632

Shepherding a Child’s Heart – 1995 Edition
Tripp, Ted,
Shepherd

Age of Opportunity – 2001 Edition
Tripp, Paul David
P&R

The Heart of Anger, 4th edition – 2015 Edition
Priolo, Lou
Grace & Truth

Young Peacemaker – 1997 Edition
Sande, Corlette and Russ Flint and Associates
Shepherd

How Not to Raise an Addict – 2009 Edition
Shaw, Mark
Focus

On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church – 2014 Edition
Reju, Deepak
New Growth

Counseling Children Through the World of Play – 1997 Edition
Sweeney, Daniel
Wipf and Stock
Note: You must choose either this book or The Quick-Reference Guide to Counseling Teenagers.

The Quick-Reference Guide to Counseling Teenagers – 2010 Edition
Clinton, Tim and Chap Clark
Baker
Note: You must choose either this book or Counseling Children Through the World of Play.

SCM 632: Foundations of Biblical Counseling

3 credits

Establishes a theological and practical introduction to the ministry of biblical counseling. Presents a biblical foundation, including an emphasis upon the sufficiency of Scripture and the doctrine of sanctification as they apply to counseling, an introduction to the process of biblical counseling, and an application of biblical counseling to practical areas of life.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 15, 2020

A Theology of Christian Counseling: The Doctrinal Foundations of Counseling Ministry – 2016 Edition
Lambert, Heath
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310518167  Amazon  Ebay

Counseling: How to Counsel Biblically – 2005 Edition
MacArthur, John, and The Masters College Faculty
Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 9781418500054  Amazon  Ebay

The Dynamic Heart in Daily Life: Connecting Christ to Human Experience – 2016 Edition
Pierre, Jeremy
New Growth Press
ISBN: 9781942572671  Amazon  Ebay

SCM 640: Biblical Counseling Practicum I

3 credits

Practical application of the biblical counseling principles and practices covered in the biblical counseling curriculum. Emphasizes how to develop rapport, collect data, assess problems, develop a ministry plan, facilitate biblical change, give hope, and assign homework based on case studies. Reinforces a biblical code of ethics in counseling. Supervised counseling required.

Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands: People in Need of Change Helping People in Need of Change – 2002 Edition
Tripp, Paul David
Phillipsburg, NJ
P&R

A Homework Manual for Biblical Living, Volume 1 – 1979 Edition
Mack, Wayne
Phillipsburg, NJ
P & R

You must also purchase two audio workshop files listed in the course.

SCM 695: Biblical Counseling Practicum II

3 credits

Further develops the knowledge and skills necessary to biblically counsel others. Assesses the student’s knowledge and skills in three key areas: observation, experience, and organization. Students will enroll in this capstone course in their final semester of the MA Biblical Counseling program.

  • Dates: May 11–Aug. 15, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Prerequisite: SCM 640

Ready to Restore: The Laymans Guide to Christian Counseling – 1981 Edition
Jay E. Adams
Phillipsburg
P & R Publishing
ISBN: 0875520707  Amazon  Ebay

SCM 709: Pastoral Ministry Internship

3 credits

An 8- to 12-week internship designed to help the student integrate and apply his seminary education in a local-church setting. Includes mentorship by an experienced pastor, on-site directed experiences, and readings and reflections in the theory and practice of pastoral ministry.

  • Dates: May 11–Aug. 15, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020

The textbook information for this course is not yet available. Please check back later.

SHM 634: Expository Sermon Preparation

2 credits

A step-by-step approach to the development of expository sermons, with careful attention to exegetical accuracy and effective homiletical formatting. Students will prepare sermons from a variety of biblical genres, including Old Testament and New Testament passages.

  • Dates: May 11–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 2

Christ-Centered Preaching – 2nd Edition
Bryan Chapell
Grand Rapids
Baker, 2005
ISBN: 0801027985  Amazon  Ebay