IST 3064 1
IST3064
Form. Wh. Male Figures in Christ. Eth. Form. Wh. Male Figures in Christ. Eth.
T 08:30AM–Noon
4 cr.
Miguel De La Torre

Adv. Req.: Form. Wh. Male Figures
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Feb 05, 2023
Feb 12–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Tue, 08:30AM–Noon
Tue, 08:30AM–Noon
Credits: 4
This course on formative white male figures in Christian Ethics examines the ethical canon from a historical perspective. Special attention is given to texts and traditions as living changing heritages.
Find out more about Miguel De La Torre.

IST 1101 1
IST1101
Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community
W 10:00AM–Noon
2 cr.
Jared Vazquez

Adv. Req.: IPVC 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Feb 05, 2023
Feb 12–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, 10:00AM–Noon
Wed, 10:00AM–Noon
Credits: 2
Prereqs: IPVC1
The three course sequence of "Identity, Power, and Vocation in Community" (IPVC) cultivates students’ ability to engage in social and theological analysis about social structures, ideologies, and embodied practices that lead to domination or oppression. It facilitates critical thinking about social locations, power and privilege, and what effect these have on students' vocational paths. The course takes the perspective that this sort of analysis, engaged in community and supported with spiritual practices, is crucial to serving effectively in today’s complex social environment. It encourages students to deepen their commitment to dismantling privilege and oppression at individual, institutional, and societal levels.

IST 2080 1
IST2080
Practical Theology Practical Theology
T 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Philip Butler

Adv. Req.: Practical Theology
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Feb 05, 2023
Feb 12–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Tue, 01:00–04:30PM
Tue, 01:00–04:30PM
Credits: 4
This course explores models of practical theological reflection and methods of reflective professional practice as frameworks for religious leadership in the variety of contexts in which students will work. Students will be introduced to disciplined modes of embodying the integration of theory and praxis that allow them to place their coursework across the curriculum into regular conversation with their practice as religious leaders and ministry professionals in a variety of institutional and cultural contexts.

IST 2004 1
IST2004
Intro to the New Testament Intro to the New Testament
W 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Eric Smith

Adv. Req.: Intro to New Testament
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Feb 05, 2023
Feb 12–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, 01:00–04:30PM
Wed, 01:00–04:30PM
Credits: 4
An introduction to the literature of Christian origins that begins with a look at the context out of which the New Testament emerged, then turns to the earliest extant texts, Paul's letters and covers the Gospels, Acts, and post-Pauline epistles.
Find out more about Eric Smith.

INT 4090 1
ELECTIVE
Values Based Leadership Values Based Leadership
Click for details
4 cr.
DU Faculty

Adv. Req.: Elective Course
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4

IST 1002 1
IST1002
MTS Colloquium MTS Colloquium
Online
4 cr.
Amy Erickson

Adv. Req.: MTS Colloquium
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
The MTS Colloquium will help students to relate learning from various modes and forms of theological discourse to contemporary issues and questions, particularly those relevant to the student’s own professional practices and personal life.
Find out more about Amy Erickson.

IST 1222 1
IST1222
MTS Learning Plan MTS Learning Plan
Online
0 cr.
Amy Erickson

Adv. Req.: MTS Learning Plan
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 0
This 0 credit course must be taken as a corequisite to MTS Colloquium.
Find out more about Amy Erickson.

IST 2021 1
IST2021
Spiritual Care in Death & Dying, Grief & Loss Spiritual Care in Death & Dying, Grief & ...
Online
4 cr.
Kelly Arora

Adv. Req.: SC/Death & Dying
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
Students will examine literature, films and art to engage multi-layered experiences of death, dying, grief, and loss from caregiver and care seeker perspectives. They will develop self-awareness of their own values, beliefs, and responses to these experiences and practice offering spiritual care to persons and communities challenged by these experiences.

IST 2038 1
IST2038
Anglican Spirituality Anglican Spirituality
Online
4 cr.
Austin Leininger

Adv. Req.: Anglican Spirituality
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4

IST 2069 1
SJESEM
Spirit & Struggle Grieving the World that Never Was Spirit & Struggle Grieving the World that Never ...
Online
4 cr.
Julie Todd

Adv. Req.: Soc Just & Eth Seminars
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4

IST 2072 1
IST2072
Spiritual Care & Sexuality Spiritual Care & Sexuality
Online
4 cr.
Carrie Doehring

Adv. Req.: Ministry & Hum. Sexuality
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
Pastoral care and theological perspectives on representative views of sexuality. Special attention given to the pastor's role: preaching, teaching, pastoral care and relationship to other helping professionals.
Find out more about Carrie Doehring.

IST 2085 1
IST2085
Hebrew II Hebrew II
Online
4 cr.
Samantha Joo

Adv. Req.: Hebrew II
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
Continuation of IST 2084 Hebrew I (offered every other year).

IST 2087 1
IST2087
Financial Management Financial Management
Online
2 cr.
Jason Warr

Adv. Req.: Financial Management
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 2
A brief examination of various financial management concepts relevant to church leaders, non-profit and for-profit organizations, and various social and community activist positions. The class will explore important debt, equity, and fundraising issues critical to success in these fields and introduce basic financial terms such as forecasting, budgeting, and cash flow.

IST 2127 1
IST2127
UM Mission of Church in the World UM Mission of Church in the World
Online
4 cr.
Youngsook Kang

Adv. Req.: UM Mission Church World
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
Historical, theological, and practical exploration of mission as the energizing and transformative purpose of Christian congregations everywhere - as interpreted in the Methodist movement. Meets revised interpretation of requirements for UM ordination. Online only.

IST 2189 1
IST2189
Writing Theology Well Writing Theology Well
Online
2 cr.
Jaime Myers

Adv. Req.: Writing Theology Well
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 2
This course focuses on the practice of writing in a graduate school of theology as an academic discipline. By the end of the course, the student will have learned to present clear arguments in their own voice, using correct citation and formal academic language, in several theological genres such as theology, sermon writing, and biblical exegesis. This class will aid writers at all levels of writing development, from students new to writing in theological humanities to experts looking to sharpen their rhetorical style and personal theological voice. It will also aid students from non-majority backgrounds and cultures in understanding the cultural conventions of Western academic writing.

IST 2245 1
IST2245
Aging, Health, and Justice Aging, Health, and Justice
Online
2 cr.
Karen Gieseker

Adv. Req.: Aging, Health, & Justice
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 2
The 2017 Population Projections note that by 2035 there will be 78 million people over 65 years of age; a number greater than the expected number of people under 18 years of age. How does this statistic drive the dialogue of who is “old” and what frames “ageism”? This course will explore the various dimensions of aging: chronological, biological, psychological, and social through the diverse lenses of health and justice. A broad background of the social justice and health equity challenges of aging will be addressed through online lectures, readings, multimedia content, and interactive discussions.

IST 2272 1
IST2272
Drown Off This Wave: Hip Hop & Afrian American Christian & Muslim Youth Drown Off This Wave: Hip Hop & Afrian ...
Online
4 cr.

Adv. Req.: Drown Off This Wave
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4

IST 4004 1
IST4004
Clinical Pastoral Education Clinical Pastoral Education
Click for details
8 cr.
Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi

Adv. Req.: CPE
Credits: 8
Prereqs: Completed 24 hours of coursework
Identity, Power, Vocation, and Community
Vocation and Orientation completed
Identity, Power and Difference completed
Interdisciplinary Seminar
CPE is the required form of internship for MAPSC students and an additional experience available to MDiv students under supervision and directed by the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education. Students making this course a part of their Internship requirement must submit a petition to the director of Professional Formation before enrolling. 8 hours, Pass/Fail
Find out more about Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi.

IST 4995 1
IST4995
MTS Thesis MTS Thesis
Click for details
4 cr.
Tony Alumkal

Adv. Req.: MTS Thesis
Credits: 4
MA Thesis Project/Research
Find out more about Tony Alumkal.

IST 5030 1
IST5030
Advanced Library Research Methods Independent Study Advanced Library Research Methods Independent Study
Click for details
4 cr.
Eric Smith

Adv. Req.: Advanced Library Res.Meth
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Credits: 4
Prereqs: DMinSemFndsPrLt
This course is designed to prepare DMin students for research processes appropriate for doctoral level research projects. The course will introduce DMin students to the information resources available to them through Iliff’s Taylor Library and the University of Denver’s Anderson Academic Commons. Finally, the course will recommend relevant research technologies such as Zotero and Evernote.
Find out more about Eric Smith.

IST 5995 1
IST5995
D. Min. Project D. Min. Project
Click for details
0 cr.
Kylie Parish

Adv. Req.: DMin Project
Credits: 0
Students who have completed all DMin coursework must register for the DMin Project each quarter (fall winter, spring) until they successfully complete the Project Presentation, Culminating Conversation, and Approval. Students will be charged a fee of $50 per quarter. 0 credits.

IST 4995 2
IST4995
MTS Thesis MTS Thesis
Click for details
4 cr.
Eric Smith

Adv. Req.: MTS Thesis
Credits: 4
MA Thesis Project/Research
Find out more about Eric Smith.

IST 2003 1
IST2003
Intro to the Hebrew Bible Intro to the Hebrew Bible
Hybrid (GD: 2/7 1–5PM; 2/8 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Amy Erickson

Adv. Req.: Intro to Hebrew Bible
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Tue, Feb 07, 01:00–05:00PM
Wed, Feb 08, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
An introduction to the literature and history of ancient Israel and early Judaism with special attention to the various methods appropriate to studying the Hebrew Bible.
Find out more about Amy Erickson.

IST 2231 1
IST2231
The Art and Craft of Preaching The Art and Craft of Preaching
Hybrid (GD: 2/7 1–5PM; 2/8 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Richard Ward

Adv. Req.: Art & Craft of Preaching
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Tue, Feb 07, 01:00–05:00PM
Wed, Feb 08, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4

IST 2510 1
IST2510
Introduction to Theology Introduction to Theology
Hybrid (GD: 2/7 1–5PM; 2/8 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Ted Vial

Adv. Req.: Intro to Theology
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Tue, Feb 07, 01:00–05:00PM
Wed, Feb 08, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
The purpose of this course is to introduce students to the goals, tasks, and basic content of Christian theology. In particular we will look at systematic theology, what it is, why it is important, how it works, and historical resources from the Christian tradition that are relevant to many vocations today.
Find out more about Ted Vial.

IST 3010 1
IST3010
Pilgrimage Comparative Perspective Pilgrimage Comparative Perspective
Hybrid (GD: 2/7 1–5PM; 2/8 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Jacob Kinnard

Adv. Req.: Pilgrimage/Comp. Persp.
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Tue, Feb 07, 01:00–05:00PM
Wed, Feb 08, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
This is a comparative course that examines the dynamics of pilgrimage from a number of different angles - theoretical, doctrinal, ritual, social - and which utilizes a variety of sources - including classical, ethnographic studies of actual pilgrimages, and focused studies of particular pilgrimage places - with the goal of gaining a thorough understanding of the phenomena of pilgrimage in all of its complexity. (THEO 6447)
Find out more about Jacob Kinnard.

IST 3085 1
IST3085
Liberal & Evangel. Protestantism US Liberal & Evangel. Protestantism US
Hybrid (GD: 2/7 1–5PM; 2/8 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Tony Alumkal

Adv. Req.: Liberal &Evangel. Protest
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Tue, Feb 07, 01:00–05:00PM
Wed, Feb 08, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
This course compares liberal and evangelical forms of Protestantism in the United States, drawing on both scholarly analysis and popular works. Topics of focus include interpretations of the Bible, race, gender, politics, and science.
Find out more about Tony Alumkal.

IST 1030 1
INTERDIS
Imagining Community After Chaos Imagining Community After Chaos
Hybrid (GD: 2/8 1–5PM; 2/9 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Turpin;
Saxton

Adv. Req.: Interdisciplinary Seminar
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Wed, Feb 08, 01:00–05:00PM
Thu, Feb 09, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
A first year interdisciplinary class, this course explores the ways in which humans throughout history have re-imagined community after a disorienting experience of cultural and economic crisis. From post-exilic literature in the Hebrew Bible to contemporary expressions of afro-futurism, we will explore religious, educational, and literary visions of community that emerged in response to devastating experiences of cultural disruption.
Find out more about Katherine Turpin.

IST 3038 1
IST3038
Buddhist Philosophy Buddhist Philosophy
Hybrid (GD: 2/8 1–5PM; 2/9 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Jacob Kinnard

Adv. Req.: Buddhist Philosophy
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Wed, Feb 08, 01:00–05:00PM
Thu, Feb 09, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
An introduction to the Buddhist philosophical tradition that covers both the different philosophical movements within Buddhism as schools of thoughts and major philosophical issues, such as the theory of karma and determinism, the nature of mind, proofs for past and future lives, theories of knowledge, ethics, the doctrine of emptiness and the nature of enlightenment.
Find out more about Jacob Kinnard.

IST 3065 1
IST3065
Empire & the Rise of Christianity Empire & the Rise of Christianity
Hybrid (GD: 2/8 1–5PM; 2/9 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Pam Eisenbaum

Adv. Req.: Empire & Rise of Xty
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Wed, Feb 08, 01:00–05:00PM
Thu, Feb 09, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
This course covers approximately the first five centuries of Christian history with a view toward understanding the role empire played in the rise of Christianity, both in terms of the confluence between Christianity and the Roman Empire as well as its role in the development of Christian beliefs, practices, production of discourse, institutions, and strategies of social control.
Find out more about Pam Eisenbaum.

IST 2003 2
IST2003
Intro to the Hebrew Bible Intro to the Hebrew Bible
Hybrid (GD: 2/8 1–5PM; 2/9 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Mark George

Adv. Req.: Intro to Hebrew Bible
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Wed, Feb 08, 01:00–05:00PM
Thu, Feb 09, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
An introduction to the literature and history of ancient Israel and early Judaism with special attention to the various methods appropriate to studying the Hebrew Bible.
Find out more about Mark George.

IST 2012 1
IST2012
Pastoral and Spiritual Care Pastoral and Spiritual Care
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 8AM–Noon; 2/9 1–5PM)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Carrie Doehring

Adv. Req.: Pastoral & Spiritual Care
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Thu, Feb 09, 01:00–05:00PM
Fri, Feb 10, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
An introduction to theories of care, counseling, and psychotherapy in relation to theories of humanity and personhood. Special attention will be given to theological, psychological and ethical perspectives. Normally, Pastoral Theology and Care is a prerequisite for all other courses in the area. Requests for exceptions should go to the area faculty before registration.
Find out more about Carrie Doehring.

IST 2500 1
IST2500
Intro History of Christianity Intro History of Christianity
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 8AM–Noon; 2/9 1–5PM)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Micah Saxton

Adv. Req.: Intro Hist Christianity
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Thu, Feb 09, 01:00–05:00PM
Fri, Feb 10, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
This course introduces students to the broad outlines of the history of Christianity with an emphasis on major historical developments, and on the emergence of both local and trans-local expressions of religious traditions. Students will examine and discuss a series of historical case studies, derived from primary and secondary sources, covering different periods and themes, beliefs and practices, controversies and compromises, and key religious figures. Students will apply their learning from the case studies to a broad understanding of how different social, cross-cultural, institutional and intellectual patterns have shaped the diversity and complexity of the Christian historical and religious tradition.

IST 3074 1
IST3074
N. T. Lit: 1 Corinthians N. T. Lit: 1 Corinthians
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 8AM–Noon; 2/9 1–5PM)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Pam Eisenbaum

Adv. Req.: NT Lit: Corinthians
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Thu, Feb 09, 01:00–05:00PM
Fri, Feb 10, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
Interpretation of selected New Testament literature. Each course focuses on a book or selected topic. Different courses are offered each year. TX-BREADTH is a prerequisite for all New Testament literature courses.
Find out more about Pam Eisenbaum.

IST 5020 1
IST5020
D Min Seminar in Advanced Practical Theological Research D Min Seminar in Advanced Practical Theological Research
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 8AM–Noon; 2/9 1–5PM)
Hybrid
6 cr.
Andy Dunning

Adv. Req.: DMinSem.Adv.Pract.Th.Res
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Thu, Feb 09, 01:00–05:00PM
Fri, Feb 10, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 6
This collaborative seminar provides an opportunity for students to explore the process of practical theological research for their DMin project and to work collaboratively to shape research that is impactful and compelling. Students will establish the theoretical framing of their project through deep engagement with a body of literature relevant to their topic, engage in rigorous contextual analysis of their research site/community, and begin the descriptive work necessary for their particular question, and in doing so refine their research question and appropriate research strategies necessary to their project.

IST 1103 1
IST1103
Identity, Power & Vocation in Community Identity, Power & Vocation in Community
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Rebecca Hensley

Adv. Req.: IPVC 1/2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
The three course sequence (Winter starts see below) of "Identity, Power, and Vocation in Community" (IPVC) cultivates students’ ability to engage in social and theological analysis about social structures, ideologies, and embodied practices that lead to domination or oppression. It facilitates critical thinking about social locations, power and privilege, and what effect these have on students' vocational paths. The course takes the perspective that this sort of analysis, engaged in community and supported with spiritual practices, is crucial to serving effectively in today’s complex social environment. It encourages students to deepen their commitment to dismantling privilege and oppression at individual, institutional, and societal levels. Winter starts will take a 4 credit hour course to fulfill Fall and Winter requirements of IPVC.

IST 2025 1
IST2025
United Methodist Doctrine United Methodist Doctrine
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Cathie Kelsey

Adv. Req.: UM Doctrine
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4
An exploration of the doctrinal heritage of United Methodism: its sources, distinctive marks, development in the United States, relation to contemporary doctrinal standards and practices of the UMC and role in ecumenical dialogue. This course meets the disciplinary requirements for ordination to elder or permanent deacon or diaconal ministry in the U.M.C. Offered each year.
Find out more about Cathie Kelsey.

IST 2271 1
IST2271
Native American Indian Feminist Theory and Traditions Native American Indian Feminist Theory and Traditions
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
4 cr.
Lisa Dellinger

Adv. Req.: Native American Feminist
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 4

IST 5010 1
IST5010
D. Min. Sem. in Foundations of Prophetic Leadership D. Min. Sem. in Foundations of Prophetic Leadership
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
6 cr.
Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi

Adv. Req.: DMinSem.Fnds/Proph.Ldrshp
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 6
This six-credit hybrid intensive course is the foundational course for the Doctor of Ministry in Prophetic Leadership. The course surveys models of prophetic leadership from the biblical prophetic literature to contemporary clergy and community organizers, and invites students to place their own proposed projects within one or more of those models, and consider what resources and competencies will be necessary to work within and between those models to pursue the proposed project.
Find out more about Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi.

IST 1101 2
IST1101
Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
2 cr.
Teresa Crist

Adv. Req.: IPVC 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 2
Prereqs: IPVC1
The three course sequence of "Identity, Power, and Vocation in Community" (IPVC) cultivates students’ ability to engage in social and theological analysis about social structures, ideologies, and embodied practices that lead to domination or oppression. It facilitates critical thinking about social locations, power and privilege, and what effect these have on students' vocational paths. The course takes the perspective that this sort of analysis, engaged in community and supported with spiritual practices, is crucial to serving effectively in today’s complex social environment. It encourages students to deepen their commitment to dismantling privilege and oppression at individual, institutional, and societal levels.

IST 1101 3
IST1101
Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community Identity,Power, & Vocation in Community
Hybrid (GD: 2/10 1–5PM; 2/11 8AM–Noon)
Hybrid
2 cr.
Julie Todd

Adv. Req.: IPVC 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Gath. Dates: Fri, Feb 10, 01:00–05:00PM
Sat, Feb 11, 08:00AM–Noon
Credits: 2
Prereqs: IPVC1
The three course sequence of "Identity, Power, and Vocation in Community" (IPVC) cultivates students’ ability to engage in social and theological analysis about social structures, ideologies, and embodied practices that lead to domination or oppression. It facilitates critical thinking about social locations, power and privilege, and what effect these have on students' vocational paths. The course takes the perspective that this sort of analysis, engaged in community and supported with spiritual practices, is crucial to serving effectively in today’s complex social environment. It encourages students to deepen their commitment to dismantling privilege and oppression at individual, institutional, and societal levels.

IST 4001 1
IST4001
Internship Seminar Internship Seminar
Online
4 cr.
Nikki Allen

Adv. Req.: Internship Seminar 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, 09:00–10:15AM
Credits: 4
Prereqs: Internship Sem.
The purpose of this course is to further professional formation through critical reflection on and consultation about your internship experience with peers and faculty within the seminar setting and course assignments. As a requirement of the MDiv and MASJE degrees, students complete a 420-hour Internship and concurrent 30-week Internship Seminar during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of one academic year. All three quarters must be completed in sequence within a single academic year. Internship Seminars meet online and on Zoom every other week for 75 minutes for three consecutive quarters. 4 credits/quarter totaling 12 credits. IST 4000 offered in fall, IST 4001 offered in winter, IST 4002 offered in spring.

IST 4001 2
IST4001
Internship Seminar Internship Seminar
Online
4 cr.
Samantha Joo

Adv. Req.: Internship Seminar 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, 09:00–10:15AM
Credits: 4
Prereqs: Internship Sem.
The purpose of this course is to further professional formation through critical reflection on and consultation about your internship experience with peers and faculty within the seminar setting and course assignments. As a requirement of the MDiv and MASJE degrees, students complete a 420-hour Internship and concurrent 30-week Internship Seminar during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of one academic year. All three quarters must be completed in sequence within a single academic year. Internship Seminars meet online and on Zoom every other week for 75 minutes for three consecutive quarters. 4 credits/quarter totaling 12 credits. IST 4000 offered in fall, IST 4001 offered in winter, IST 4002 offered in spring.

IST 4001 3
IST4001
Internship Seminar Internship Seminar
Online
4 cr.
Anthony Hill

Adv. Req.: Internship Seminar 2
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, 09:00–10:15AM
Credits: 4
Prereqs: Internship Sem.
The purpose of this course is to further professional formation through critical reflection on and consultation about your internship experience with peers and faculty within the seminar setting and course assignments. As a requirement of the MDiv and MASJE degrees, students complete a 420-hour Internship and concurrent 30-week Internship Seminar during the Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters of one academic year. All three quarters must be completed in sequence within a single academic year. Internship Seminars meet online and on Zoom every other week for 75 minutes for three consecutive quarters. 4 credits/quarter totaling 12 credits. IST 4000 offered in fall, IST 4001 offered in winter, IST 4002 offered in spring.

IST 2249 1
SJEPRAX
Practicing Interreligious Spiritual Care Practicing Interreligious Spiritual Care
Online
2 cr.
Carrie Doehring

Adv. Req.: SJE Praxis
Crs. Dates: Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Jan 09–Mar 17, 2023
Meetings: Wed, Noon–02:00PM
Credits: 2
Prereqs: Past & Spr Care
Jus Spirit Care
Find out more about Carrie Doehring.

NEXT STEPS

Learn About our Core Faculty

Core Faculty

Apply Now

Apply

Request Information

Ask for Info