Faith Builders Educational Programs, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience
Readings in Discipleship PER 340
12 hours, plus independent research (12 weeks).
September 2012 - October 2020.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: explain and defend their personal understanding of what it means to follow Jesus; summarize major discipleship emphases in different Christian traditions; investigate and evaluate perspectives of discipleship both similar to and different from their own and offer appropriate responses; and set goals and practice skills for enabling others to follow Jesus.
Major topics covered in the course are: six perspectives on methods of discipleship. Methods of instruction include: reading, discussion, and individual conferences with the instructor. Evaluation criteria include nine short essays and an 8-10 page final paper.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Discipleship (10/15).