IST 2006 1
IST2006
Congregations Congregations
T 08:30AM–Noon
4 cr.
Tony Alumkal

Adv. Req.: Congregations
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 201
-- An introduction to the social scientific literature on congregations. Students learn basic methodology for analyzing congregaitons and their surrounding communities. A review of the empirical literature on congregations covers such issues as congregational cultures, leadership styles, adaptation to community change, racial/ethnic diversity, fund-raising, and membership growth and decline. Will substitute for Christianity in Contemporary American Society.
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IST 4000 1
INTRN1
Internship Seminar Internship Seminar
W 08:30–11:00AM
4 cr.
Arthur Porter

Adv. Req.: Internship phase 1
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 204
Prereqs: Identity, Power, Vocation, and Community
Internship Agreement requirement met
Interdisciplinary Seminar
Vocation and Orientation completed
Identity, Power and Difference completed
Completed 24 hours of coursework
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 are offered in residential and hybrid-online formats, and meet weekly for 2.5 hours or its equivalency 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 4000 3
INTRN1
Internship Seminar Internship Seminar
W 08:30–11:00AM
4 cr.
Val Jackson

Adv. Req.: Internship phase 1
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Bacon 212
Prereqs: Identity, Power, Vocation, and Community
Internship Agreement requirement met
Interdisciplinary Seminar
Vocation and Orientation completed
Identity, Power and Difference completed
Completed 24 hours of coursework
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 are offered in residential and hybrid-online formats, and meet weekly for 2.5 hours or its equivalency 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 2500 1
HIINTRO
Intro History of Christianity Intro History of Christianity
R 08:30AM–Noon
4 cr.
Albert Hernandez

Adv. Req.: Intro to History
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 301
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 3122 1
IST3122
Women & Theologies fr. Global So. Women & Theologies fr. Global So.
R 08:30AM–Noon
4 cr.
Boyung Lee

Adv. Req.: Women & Th./Global South
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 201
This course is a critical study of the challenges and contributions of feminist theologies from the global south to theological studies in North America, particularly, feminist theologies. Framed in postcoclonial discourses, this course will study works of representative figures in feminist theologies from Africa, Latin America, and Asia. Topics will include the impact of globalization, postcolonial discourse, religion and culture, sexuality and spirituality, and ecological concerns.
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IST 1000 1
V&O
Vocation and Orientation Vocation and Orientation
M 10:00–11:50AM
2 cr.
Reggie Chapman

Adv. Req.: Vocation and Orientation
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 2
Room: Bacon 214
The course allows students to explore the ongoing process of vocational discernment, with particular attention to how vocational journeys intersect with the experience of formal theological education.

IST 1009 1
INTERDIS
Biblical Authority & Interpretation Biblical Authority & Interpretation
M 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Eisenbaum;
Vial

Adv. Req.: Interdisciplinary Seminar
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 202
Debates over biblical authority within Christianity and in the public square are common place in American society. Such debates have a long history. "Biblical Authority and Interpretation" examines a wide range of perspectives on scriptural authority and interpretation from the history of Christianity and beyond. Engaging with such a variety of attitudes toward the Bible, its translation, and interpretation will help students think critically about their own use of scripture, and begin to articulate thoughtfully their own positions on the uses of Scripture in our contemporary world.
Find out more about Pam Eisenbaum.

IST 2003 1
BIHBINTR
Intro to the Hebrew Bible Intro to the Hebrew Bible
T 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Amy Erickson

Adv. Req.: Intro to Hebrew Bible
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Bacon 212
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.
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IST 2014 1
SJEFOUND
Foundations of Social Justice Foundations of Social Justice
T 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Miguel De La Torre

Adv. Req.: Foundations of SJ&E
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 201
An interdisciplinary critical review of social change strategies and their historical and contemporary contexts. Students will identify and share their own motivations for social change as part of a critical attempt to identify and understand the meaning systems behind social change strategies such as: social movements, legislative and political systems, violence-based conflict, market systems and economics, education and multimedia, direct service, and alternative communities.
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IST 2013 1
IST2013
Preaching in Christian Communities Preaching in Christian Communities
W 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Eunjoo Kim

Adv. Req.: Preaching in Xn. Commties
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Iliff Hall 301 & Chapel
This course is designed as an introductory preaching class for those who have no or a little experience in preaching. It aims to help the students gain fundamental knowledge about preaching and provide them with opportunities to practice preaching in a class setting.
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IST 3074 1
IST3074
N. T. Lit: 1 Corinthians N. T. Lit: 1 Corinthians
R 01:00–04:30PM
4 cr.
Pam Eisenbaum

Adv. Req.: NT Lit: Corinthians
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
Room: Skaggs Hall 106
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.
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IST 1001 1
IPD
Identity, Power and Difference (Journey Students Only) Identity, Power and Difference (Journey Students Only)
MTW FS 02:00–05:00PM
2 cr.
Jordan-Fields;
Rossbert

Adv. Req.: Identity, Power & Diff
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 2
Room: Iliff Hall 201
This course focuses on the implications of social location and professional identity formation within the cultural matrices of identity, power, and difference. The class aligns formational work with Iliff’s commitments to diversity across the curriculum.

IST 1001 2
IPD
Identity, Power and Difference (Journey Students Only) Identity, Power and Difference (Journey Students Only)
MTW FS 02:00–05:00PM
2 cr.
Todd;
Ralston

Adv. Req.: Identity, Power & Diff
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 2
Room: Iliff Hall 301
This course focuses on the implications of social location and professional identity formation within the cultural matrices of identity, power, and difference. The class aligns formational work with Iliff’s commitments to diversity across the curriculum.

IST 1011 1
C&F
Consultation & Formation Consultation & Formation
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0 cr.
Jason Whitehead

Adv. Req.: Consultation & Formation
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 0
Consultation and Guidance

IST 4004 1
CPE
Clinical Pastoral Education Clinical Pastoral Education
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8 cr.
Jason Whitehead

Adv. Req.: Clin Pastoral Educ
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 8
Prereqs: Interdisciplinary Seminar
Identity, Power, Vocation, and Community
Vocation and Orientation completed
Identity, Power and Difference completed
Completed 24 hours of coursework
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 (may be spread over two quarters), Pass/Fail

IST 4995 1
THESIS
MA MTS Thesis MA MTS Thesis
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4 cr.
Carrie Doehring

Adv. Req.: Thesis 6000 words
Crs. Dates: Sep 10–Nov 16, 2018
Credits: 4
MA Thesis Project/Research
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