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DMN8151 D.Min. Ministry Project and Project Report Writing I A practicum designed to provide interaction between the student, faculty chair and field mentor during the writing phase of the project. 3 semester hrs. each.

DMN8152 D.Min. Ministry Project and Project Report Writing II A continuation of DMN8151. 3 semester hrs. each. Prerequisite: DMN8151.

DMN8160 Program Orientation This workshop is an overview of the Doctor of Ministry Program. It is designed to offer new students guidance through the program specifications, an introduction to the various support components of the program, preparation for the critical thinking, an update on ministry trends and issues, and orientation to research/writing skills. This workshop must be taken during a student’s first seminar week. 1 semester hr.

DMN8170 Selected Topics in Integrative Theology Applied Theology Workshops (1, 2, and 3) held each morning during a DMN seminar to assist students in learning how to apply theology as foundational to the ministries these students will develop in the future and prepare them for the biblical and theological foundations section of their projects. Workshops 1 & 2 will focus on ecclesiology and its expression in the life of a believer. Workshop 3 will focus on the development of biblical and theological support for their projects setting them on the path for quality Projects and Project Reports. 1 semester hr.

DMN8501 Theoretical & Foundational Issues in Faith & Culture The course considers the theoretical and foundational issues of faith and culture with specific focus on their relevance to the practice of apologetics, ethics, and philosophy. Topics defined and examined include current, critical issues facing the church. 3 semester hrs.

DMN8502 Biblical & Theological Foundations for Faith & Culture The course focuses upon a contextual examination of the biblical and theological basis and nature of faith and culture studies. Attention will be given to the biblical critique of contemporary methodologies. 3 semester hrs.

DMN8503 Historical & Contemporary Models of Faith & Culture The course encompasses a survey of the historical movements and models of faith and culture with a focus on current practice. The practical evaluation of contemporary methodologies used in the local ministry context will be required. 3 semester hrs.

DMN8504 Practical & Strategic Issues in Faith & Culture The course examines practical and strategic issues relevant to faith and culture as well as the integration of theory and practice into strategic methodologies for the local ministry context. Strategies for approaching current issues will be developed. 3 semester hrs. DMN8511 Contextualized Learning Experience in Faith & Culture I The course will utilize field experience in the student's ministry setting to test and apply theory and methodology in the practice of ministry, with specific attention given to faith and culture. Topics will also include development instructions for the Ministry Project and Project Report. 2 semester hrs. DMN8512 Contextualized Learning Experience in Faith & Culture II The course will utilize field experience in the student's ministry setting to test and apply theory and methodology in the practice of ministry, with specific attention given to faith and culture. Topics will also include development instructions for the Ministry Project and Project Report. 2 semester hrs. DMN8513 Contextualized Learning Experience in Faith & Culture III The course will utilize field experience in the student's ministry setting to test and apply theory and methodology in the practice of ministry, with specific attention given to faith and culture. Topics will also include development instructions for the Ministry Project and Project Report. 2 semester hrs. DMN8514 Contextualized Learning Experience in Faith & Culture IV The course will utilize field experience in the student's ministry setting to test and apply theory and methodology in the

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The official Academic Catalog of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary