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ST615 Ethics Yoder

An introduction to moral theology, including its biblical and theological norms and their significance for Christians in the world. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology. 3 hours.

ST620 History of Philosophy Yoder

A study of the history of philosophy, with attention to the antecedents of modern philosophy and the relationship of philosophy to Christian doctrine. Designed as a broad overview for those who have not had a course in the history of philosophy. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology. 3 hours.

ST625 Philosophy of Religion Yoder

A survey of philosophical issues, including the problems of God, evil, religious language, and religious experience, as they relate to theological issues. Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology. 3 hours

ST630 Postmodernism Yoder

A study of postmodernism in contemporary culture, with attention to its philosophical antecedents and development as well as its theological significance. The course addresses three questions: What is postmodernism? How did it arise? How does one think Christianly about postmodernism and respond biblically to it? Prerequisite: ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology. 3 hours.

Directed Studies HT901 Independent Study in Historical Theology Independent research in some aspect of historical theology not specifically treated in other courses.

1–4 hours.

HT903 Field Study of Church History The Department

A study tour of the major historical sites in selected areas of the British Isles and/or the European continent. 1 hour of credit is given for each week in the field up to 3 hours. 1–3 hours.

ST901 Independent Study in Systematic Theology The Department

Independent research in some aspect of systematic theology not specifically treated in other courses. Credit is allowed proportionate to the amount of work but not to exceed 4 semester hours in any one subject of study. Limited to advanced students and subject to consent of the professor. 1–4 hours.

TS901 Independent Study in Theological Studies The Department

Independent research in some aspect of theological studies not specifically treated in other courses. Credit is allowed proportionate to the amount of work but not to exceed 4 semester hours in any one subject of study. Limited to advanced students and subject to consent of the professor. 1–4 hours.

TS902 Theological Studies Thesis The Department

Independent research and writing of a thesis on an approved topic under the supervision of two faculty advisors. Students will have one calendar year to complete the thesis. If the thesis is not completed by the end of a year, students will be registered in TS903. Enrollment requires consent of the department. 2 or 3 hours.

TS903 Theological Studies Thesis Continuation The Department

The thesis continuation course is required of all students writing a thesis who are beyond one year in the thesis process. Thesis continuation is permitted for a maximum of one additional semester (for a 2-hour thesis, including summer) or two additional semesters (for a 3-hour thesis, including summer). 1 hour.

TS905 Special Topics in Theological Studies The Department

This course is designed for students who choose to participate in special conferences, training, or programs that are more formal in nature and require student participation other than a standard independent study. Approved special topics will provide expertise or training not specifically covered in the seminary curriculum. Credit is allowed proportionate to the required amount of work but is not to exceed 4 semester hours on any one topic. Enrollment requires consent of the department. 1–4 hours.

Department of Theological Studies

The Department

Credit is allowed proportionate to the amount of work but not to exceed 4 semester hours in any one subject of study. Limited to advanced students and subject to consent of the professor.

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2019-2020 DTS Catalog  

This 2019–2020 catalog contains degree plans, course descriptions, faculty listings, and the doctrinal statement of Dallas Theological Semin...

2019-2020 DTS Catalog  

This 2019–2020 catalog contains degree plans, course descriptions, faculty listings, and the doctrinal statement of Dallas Theological Semin...