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Ac 204
3 Credits
Principles of Accounting II
Basic principles and procedures in accounting for corporate equity, bonds, manufacturing costs, managerial analysis of costs and cost/revenue relationships, special statements, analysis of financial statements and individual budgeting, and taxes. Introduction to business ethics. Second semester and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jan. 17, 2025 - Mar. 8, 2025
Prerequisites: Ac 203.
Financial and Managerial Accounting: The Basis for Business Decisions, – 18th
Jan R. Williams, Susan F. Haka, Mark S. Bettner, and Joseph Carcello
McGraw-Hill/Irwin
BA 109
3 Credits
Business Spreadsheet Analysis
An in-depth hands-on investigation of spreadsheet technology used in typical business applications. Topics include fundamentals of spreadsheet operation, utilizing spreadsheets to solve quantitative problems in business, basic and advanced spreadsheet formatting techniques, creating spreadsheet reports, creating pivot tables and pivot chart reports, and solving problems using what-if analysis. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Oct. 19, 2024
Benchmark Series: Microsoft Excel 365 Levels 1 and 2
Rutkosky, Davidson, Roggenkamp, Rutkosky
Paradigm Education Solutions
ISBN: 978-1-7924-7312-8
BA 209
3 Credits
Adv Business Spreadsheet Analysis
Practical use of spreadsheets to analyze business problems critically and anticipate future business needs. Emphasizes the use of advanced formulas, visualization tools, spreadsheet automation, and sensitivity/scenario analysis to improve communication of historical results and forecasts of expected future outcomes. Utilizes a case-based approach from a variety of business disciplines. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Microsoft Excel 2019 Bible: The Comprehensive Tutorial Resource – 2019
Michael Alexander and Dick Kusleika
Wiley
ISBN: 978-1-119-51478-7
BA 215
3 Credits
Intro to Human Resources Mgmt
Introduction to the various functions of the Human Resources field. Topics include needs assessment, policies and procedures, benefits, legal issues, consulting, training, safety and performance appraisals. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Human Resources Management – 14th
Wayne Mondy and Joseph Martocchio
Pearson Education, Inc.
ISBN: 978-0-13-384880-9
Subscription to Society of Human Resources Management
BA 301
3 Credits
Legal Envir & Ethics of Business
Background of the American legal system and its Constitutional foundation; public crimes and private torts, contract law, the uniform Commercial code; negotiable instruments; debtor-creditor relationship, ethical systems underlying government and business behaviors; business organizational forms; government regulation of business; property law; and Cyberlaw. Business ethics examined for all subjects treated. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jun. 30, 2025 - Aug. 16, 2025
Business Law Today, The Essentials: Text and Summarized Cases – 11th
Miller, Roger LeRoy
Cengage, 2017
ISBN: 9781305574793
BC 242
3 Credits
Practice of Counseling
Seeks to practically apply biblical counseling fundamentals to the typical counseling problems that people face. Employing the extensive use of case studies, attention will be given to serving in a biblical counseling ministry. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Prerequisites: BC 241.
Bi 205
3 Credits
Creation to New Creation: Expl Bible
A survey of the Bible and its unfolding message from Creation to New Creation, beginning with creation and fall, climaxing in Christ's work of redemption, and culminating in new creation. Emphasizes biblical literacy, gospel fluency, and cultivation of love for and trust in Scripture, from Genesis to Revelation. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Visual Theological Guide to the Bible: Seeing and Knowing God's Word – 2019
Tim Challies and Josh Byers
Zondervan
ISBN: 978-0310577966
Christ from Beginning to End: How the Full Story of Scripture Reveals the Full Glory of Christ – 2018
Trent Hunter and Stephen J. Wellum
Zondervan
ISBN: 978-0310536543
Bi 209
3 Credits
Hermeneutics: Interpreting the Bible
A study of principles/practices for accurately reading, interpreting, and applying the Bible. The focus will be on understanding and embracing God's authorial intent of the ancient text and making appropriate applications for contemporary living. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Prerequisites: Bi 205.
Visual Theology Guide to the Bible – 2019
Tim Challies, Josh Byers
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310577966
Journey Into God's Word – 2nd edition, 2020
J. Scott Duvall, J. Daniel Hays
Zondervan Academic
ISBN: 978-0-310-10896-2
New Testament
Ed 205
3 Credits
Foundations of Reading
This course examines the theoretical and evidence-based foundations of literacy processes and instruction, including oral language, phonological awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. It also includes the historical progression of reading and writing instruction, and the role of professional learning, leadership and judgment for teachers. This course is aligned with SC literacy competencies, ILA, CAEP, InTASC and ADEPT performance standards. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Literacy Teacher Endorsement in South Carolina for early childhood, elementary, and special education teachers AND the R2S Literacy Requirement Endorsement in SC for middle and high school teachers. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jan. 17, 2025 - Mar. 8, 2025
Best practices in literacy instruction – 6th ed (2018)
Gambrell, L. B., & Morrow, L. M. (Eds)
Guilford
Lenses on reading: An introduction to theories and models – 3rd edition (2012)
Tracey, D. H., & Morrow, L. M.
Guilford
APA Manual – 7th
The literacy dictionary: The vocabulary of reading and writing – 2005
Harris, T. L, & Hodges, R. E. (Eds.)
International Reading Association
Ed 380
3 Credits
Instructional Methods & Strategies
This course is designed to help teachers put instructional theory into practice through the study and application of teaching strategies and techniques that are applicable to the Pre-K-12 classroom. Both semesters and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Classroom instruction that works: Research-based strategies for increasing student achievement – 2001
Marzano, R. J., Pickering, D., & Pollock, J. E.
ASCD
ISBN: 978-1416613626
Subscription to GoReact
Subscription to Teaching Channel
Ed 659
3 Credits
R2S Content Area Rdg/Writing EC/Elm
This course focuses on the theoretical bases and techniques related to the teaching of reading and writing in early childhood and elementary school settings. The course will familiarize students with historical concepts of subject matter and related research for learners in Kindergarten through sixth grade. Students will conceptualize disciplinary literacies in order to envision and research literacy pedagogies. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Teacher Endorsement in South Carolina for early childhood, elementary, and special education teachers. Both semesters and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Classroom strategies for interactive learning. – (2017) 4th
Buehl, D.
International Reading Association
Reading for information in elementary school: Content literacy strategies to build comprehension – 2007
Frey, N., & Fisher, D
Pearson
Ed 678
3 Credits
R2S Content Area Rdg/Writing MS/HS
This course focuses on the theoretical bases and techniques related to the teaching of reading and writing in middle and high school settings. The course will familiarize students with historical concepts of subject matter and related research for learners in fifth through twelfth grade. Students will conceptualize disciplinary literacies in order to envision and research literacy pedagogies. This course meets the requirements of the Read to Succeed Act for the R2S Teacher Endorsement in South Carolina for middle school and high school teachers. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Subjects matter: Exceeding standards through powerful content-area reading – (2014) 2nd
Daniels, H., & Zemelman, S.
Heinemann
ISBN: 978-0325050836
Content matters: A disciplinary literacy approach to improving student learning – 2010
McConachie, S. M., & Petrosky, A. R.
Jossey-Bass
ISBN: 978-0-470-43411-6
En 102
3 Credits
Composition & Rhetoric
Introduction to academic writing emphasizing argumentation, research, documentation and style; centering on the library paper. Not applicable toward a major or minor. Both semesters and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Prerequisites: En 101, Plmt Test, ACT 24+, SAT 30+.
Companion to College English – 4th
Horton, Ronald A.
BJU Press, 2020
ISBN: 978-1-62856-848-6
En 103
3 Credits
Composition & Literature
Critical writing using literary analysis. Discussion of literature by genres and according to basic literary critical concepts and terminology. Not applicable toward a major or minor. Second semester and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Oct. 19, 2024
Prerequisites: En 102.
A Companion to College English – 4th
Horton, Ronald A.
BJU Press, 2020
ISBN: 978-1-60682-040-7
Readings for College English – 2nd
BJU Press
ISBN: 978-1-60682-039-1
En 202
3 Credits
British Literature to 1688
A historical and critical survey of British literature from Beowulf to 1688. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jun. 30, 2025 - Aug. 16, 2025
Prerequisites: En 103.
The Norton Anthology of English Literature (Vol. 1) – 10th
Greenblatt, Stephen, ed.
Norton
ISBN: 978-0-393-60308-8
The Norton Anthology of English Literature (Vol. 1A)
Greenblatt, Stephen, ed.
ISBN: 978-0-393-60302-6
The Norton Anthology of English Literature (Vol. 1B)
Greenblatt, Stephen, ed.
ISBN: 978-0-393-60303-3
ESS 206
3 Credits
Wellness Concepts
This course is designed to teach students the role of physical activity in maintaining optimal health and improved quality of life. Topics such as safe exercise, nutrition, weight management, and lifestyle chronic diseases will be explored. Throughout this course, students will assess individual fitness levels including body composition, cardiovascular fitness, and musculoskeletal fitness. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Christian Paths to Health and Wellness – 3rd edition
Walters, P., Byl, J.
Human Kinetics
ISBN: 978-1-4925-6775-2
ESS 630
3 Credits
Sport Marketing
Examines the marketing mix of place, product and price for sport organizations. Additional topics of study include branding, licensing, marketing strategy and public relations. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jun. 30, 2025 - Aug. 16, 2025
Sport Marketing – 4th
Mullin, Hardy, and Sutton
Human Kinetics
ISBN: 978145042498
ESS 675
3 Credits
Theories/Strategies-Coaching Golf
Designed to provide advanced instruction and training in technical and tactical skills of golf.\n Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Coaching Golf Successfully – 2001
Bill Madonna
Human Kinetics Publishers
ISBN: 0736033912
Golf Is Not A Game Of Perfect – 1995
Dr. Bob Rotella
Simon & Schuster
ISBN: 068480364X
Golf's Sacred Journey: Seven Days at the Links of Utopia – 2009
David L. Cook
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310318859
FA 125
3 Credits
Christianity & the Arts
An examination of the aesthetic and ethical nature of the arts and their relevance to everyday life. Emphasis on applying a biblical framework for evaluating and interacting with the arts in contemporary culture while affirming the objective nature of Beauty, Truth and Goodness. Guest performances, lectures, readings, and attendance at recitals, art shows and other performances will provide students with opportunities to apply and synthesize course material. Both semesters and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Art for God's Sake
Ryken
ISBN: 978-1-59638-007-3
Art & the Bible
Schaeffer
ISBN: 978-0830834013
Fin 201
3 Credits
Corporate Finance
Principles and techniques of financial analysis, planning and control, working capital management, capital budgeting, long-term financing and cost of capital. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Prerequisites: Ac 103 or Ac 203 Prerequisite.
Foundations of Financial Management – 16th edition
Stanley B. Block, Geoffrey A. Hirt, Bartley R. Danielsen
McGraw-Hill
Hi 101
3 Credits
The Making of the Modern World
The course focuses on the process of historical thinking from a biblical perspective by investigating the forces and factors that have shaped the world we live in today, and by studying themes including empire building, revolutions, religious movements, philosophical and artistic accomplishments, social and economic networks. Both semesters and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
The Penguin History of the World – 6th
J. M. Roberts and O. A. Westad
ISBN: 978-1846144431
Hi 202
3 Credits
United States History 1865 - Present
A survey of American history from 1865 to the present with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Jan. 17, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
America: A Narrative History (Ninth Edition) (Vol. 2) – 9th
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 978-0-393-91262-3
Ma 105
3 Credits
Trigonometry
A review of the exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their graphs, trigonometric identities/equations and applications, as well as an introduction to sequences and series. Suggested calculator: TI 83, 84, Nspire, 89, or Nspire CAS. Not applicable toward an Actuarial Science or Mathematics major or minor. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Prerequisites: Ma ACT 26-30, SAT 640-720, Ma 103, Math Plmt.
College Algebra & Trigonometry – 8th
Aufmann and Nation
Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning
ISBN: 978-1-285-44942-5
ME 611
3 Credits
Music Curriculum
Processes and approaches to music curricula, including planning, scope and sequence; writing behavioral objectives and instructional outcomes; and evaluation techniques. Also covers integrating learning theories and a scriptural philosophy with music content and methodology. First semester, odd-numbered years, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Course Design: A Guide to Curriculum Development for Teachers – 7th edition
Posner, G. J., & Rudnitsky, A. N.
Pearson Education, Inc.
ISBN: 0-205-45766-5
Min 400
3 Credits
Gospel in a Multicultural World
A course that addresses issues related to ministry in the postmodern world. Globalization has produced multicultural societies today, especially in cities. This course addresses issues of Bible illiteracy, postmodern assumptions, relativism, contextualization and other matters related to sharing the Gospel in the 21st century. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Evangelism in a Skeptical World – 2018
Sam Chan
Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310534679
A Beginner's Guide to Crossing Cultures – 2002
Patty Lane
IVP Press
ISBN: 0-8308-2346-8
Mkt 312
3 Credits
Professional Selling I
Practical training in successful selling. Emphasis on the selling process, prospecting, preparation, presentation, handling objections, closing and follow-up. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Prerequisites: Mkt 205.
Selling, Building Partnerships – 10th
Weitz, Castleberry, Tanner
McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9781259573200
Ph 200
3 Credits
Ideas & Their Consequences
Selected philosophical ideas of continuing importance from the pre-Socratics to the 20th century. Second semester and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Themes in Western Thought – 2013 (custom)
Horton, Ronald, ed.
McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 978-0-07-781903-3
PrS 312
3 Credits
Communication & Conflict Resolution
This course focuses on approaches to understanding and resolving conflict in interpersonal and organizational contexts. Students learn negotiation skills, mediation techniques, and strategies for giving and receiving feedback from a biblical perspective. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Conflict & Communication – 1st; 2017
Jandt, Fred E
Thousand Oaks
ISBN: 9781506308272
Ps 200
3 Credits
General Psychology
An introduction to the major areas of psychology, including history, major theories, brain function, biological underpinnings of thought, motivation, emotion, and behavior, learning, memory, lifespan development, intelligence, sensation and perception. An overview of psychological disorders and methods of treatment is included, and critical analysis of information and its alignment with Biblical truth is emphasized. Summer only, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Mastering the World of Psychology Access Card – 6th edition
Samuel E. Wood and Ellen Green Wood
Revel
ISBN: 9780134567341
SCM 633
3 Credits
Counseling Issues
Builds on the foundation of SCM 632. Focuses on the dynamics of the heart as it pertains to biblically counseling those struggling with common counseling issues including anger, anxiety, depression and guilt. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Mar. 7, 2025 - May. 3, 2025
Prerequisites: SCM 632.
God Is More Than Enough – 2010
Jim Berg
JourneyForth
ISBN: 978-1606820575
Will Medicine Stop the Pain – 2006
Fitzpatrick, Elyse and Laura Hendrickso
Moody
ISBN: 978-080245802
Good Mood-Bad Mood: Help and Hope for Depression and Bipolar Disorder – 2013
Hodges, Charles, M.D
Shepherd Press
ISBN: 978-193690850
Men Counseling Men: A Biblical Guide to the Major Issues Men Face – 2013
Street, John, ed
Harvest House
ISBN: 978-0736949262.
The Biblical Counseling Guide for Women – 2012
Street, John and Janie Street
Crossway
ISBN: 978-0736964517
Putting Your Past in Its Place – 2011
Viars, Steve
Harvest
ISBN: 978-0736927390
Blame it on the Brain? – 1998
Welch, Edward
P&R
ISBN: 0875526020
SCM 637
3 Credits
Marriage & Family Counseling
Methods of marriage and family counseling within the church setting. Premarital counseling. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
Prerequisites: SCM 632.
Love that Lasts: When Marriage Meets Grace – 2006
Ricucci, Gary and Betsy
Crossway
ISBN: 978-1581347821
When Sinners Say, I Do – 2007
Harvey, Dave
Shepherd Press
ISBN: 978-0976758266
The Complete Husband – 2017
Priolo, Lou
P&R Publishing
ISBN: 978-1629951034
The Excellent Wife – 1999
Peace, Martha
Focus Publishing
ISBN: 978-1885904089
Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family – 2016
Paul Tripp
Crossway
ISBN: 978-1433551932
SOT 616
3 Credits
Exposition: OT Wisdom Books
An expositional study of Job, Proverbs and Ecclesiastes. Difficult interpretive passages from each of these books and discussed. Preparation of expository sermon outlines from selected passages required. Both semesters, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs vol. 14, NAC – 2003
Garrett, Duane
B&H
The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job, & Ecclesiastes – 1985
Kidner, Derek
IVP
Beyond Suffering: Discovering the Message of – 2007
Talbert, Layton
BJ Press
SSE 200
3 Credits
Foundations of Economics
Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual's role as a decision-maker within that economy. First semester and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
The Economic Way of Thinking – 13th
Heyne, P., Boettke, P., & Prychitko, D.
Prentice Hall
ISBN: 978-0-13-299129-2
The Fatal Equilibrium – any edition
Marshal Jevons
SSE 200
3 Credits
Foundations of Economics
Blends the core concepts of both microeconomics (structure of markets, factors of production, elasticities) and macroeconomics (economic systems; public policy, including fiscal and monetary policy; supply and demand analysis of national income, inflation and unemployment) with personal responsibility as a citizen (credit, interest, banking, budgeting) to create a greater knowledge of the economy and the individual's role as a decision-maker within that economy. First semester and summer, three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
The Economic Way of Thinking – 13th
Heyne, P., Boettke, P., & Prychitko, D.
Prentice Hall
ISBN: 978-0-13-299129-2
The Fatal Equilibrium – any edition
Marshal Jevons
STh 701
3 Credits
Advanced Systematic Theology
A systematic study of the biblical doctrine of the Holy Spirit, the Church, and the end times. Includes exegesis of key passages, analysis of disputed issues, and readings in relevant theological literature. Additional doctrines of special interest may be examined at the instructor's discretion. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: May. 12, 2025 - Jun. 28, 2025
Prerequisites: STh 601, STh 602.
He Who Gives Life – 2007
Graham Cole
Crossway
Three Views on Israel and the Church: Perspectives on Romans 9-11 – 2019
Jared Compton and Andrew Naselli, eds.
Kregel
Three Views on the Rapture – 2010
Alan Hultberg, ed.
Zondervan
Three Views on the Millennium and Beyond – 1999
Darrell Bock, ed.
Zondervan
The Holy Spirit – 1996
Ferguson
IVP
Rediscovering the Holy Spirit – 2017
Horton
Zondervan
STh 740
3 Credits
Old Testament Theology
Principles and methods of biblical theology as applied to the Old Testament. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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New Dictionary of Biblical Theology – 2000
Alexander, T. Desmond and Brian S. Rosner, eds.
InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 10: 0-8308-1438-8
The Theological Messages of the Old Testament Books – 2010
Bell, Robert D.
BJU Press
ISBN: 978-1606821596
Th 350
3 Credits
Bible Doctrines
Study of the biblical teaching concerning Scripture, God, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit and angels (including Satan). Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Oct. 19, 2024
The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014
Paul Enns
Moody
ISBN: 978-0802411983
A Pictorial History of Our English Bible – 1982
David Beale
BJU Press
ISBN: 0890841497
Th 360
3 Credits
Bible Doctrines
Study of the biblical teaching concerning man, sin, salvation, the church and eschatology. Emphasis throughout is on the practical application of the teachings of the Bible to the Christian life. Particular attention is given to timely doctrinal questions. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Oct. 18, 2024 - Dec. 14, 2024
The Moody Handbook of Theology – 2008 or 2014
Paul Enns
Moody Publishers
ISBN: 978-0802411983
Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation – 2016
Mark Sidwell
BJU Press
ISBN: 978-1628562583
A book selected by the student from a list of doctrinal expository works
Th 430
3 Credits
Theology/Practice:Biblical Lifestyle
This class discusses issues of godly Christian living to prepare senior students to assume their adult responsibilities in the Christian home, the church and the community. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Th 490
3 Credits
Themes in Theology & Apologetics
An overview of the story of Scripture, a survey of selected major doctrines and a primer in basic apologetics. Particular emphasis on understanding how to communicate the truth of the Bible to both believers and unbelievers. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Oct. 19, 2024
The Knowledge of the Holy
A. W. Tozer
ISBN: 978-1626309906
More Than a Carpenter – 2009
Josh McDowell
Tyndale Momentum
ISBN: 978-1414326276
A Little Primer on Humble Apologetics – 2006
James Sire
IVP
ISBN: 978-0830833825
Th 499
3 Credits
Worldview & Apologetics
An analysis and defense of the biblical worldview, together with an analysis and refutation of secular and religious alternative worldviews. The course will equip students to defend the core biblical doctrines and refute spurious philosophical, historical, archeological and scientific claims against the Bible. The course presents a brief history of the apologetics discipline and important Christian thinkers. The course addresses significant historical and contemporary thinkers and their objections to biblical Christianity. Three hours.
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Dates: Jun. 24 – Aug. 10, 2024
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Register by: Jun. 21, 2024
Next offered: Aug. 30, 2024 - Oct. 19, 2024
Prerequisites: Th 350, Ph 200.
The New Creationism: Building Scientific Theories on a Biblical Foundation – 2009
Paul Garner
Evangelical Press
Engaging Gods World: A Christian Vision of Faith, Learning, and Living – 2002
Cornelius Plantinga
Eerdmans
The Universe Next Door: A Basic Worldview Catalog – 6th (2020)
James Sire
InterVarsity Press
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