Schedule - Spring 2011

Schedule - Spring 2011


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WESTMINSTER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY COURSE SCHEDULE FOR SPRING SEMESTER 2010-2011
The class schedule is subject to change.

First Day of Classes: February 3rd
Last Day of Classes: May 6th

CS # COURSE NAME CR. TIME DAY RM PROFESSOR

Praise /Prayer
Chapel
Prayer Groups

10:30-10:50
10:30-10:50
10:30-11:00
M
TU W F
TH
1
Aud
 

M.Div./M.A./M.A.R./Cert/Special

Updated as of December 5th,2011

CS #COURSE NAMECRTIMEDAYRM#PROFESSOR
AP 213Principles of Christian Apologetics38:30-10:25 am
9:30-10:25 am
M
W
1
Oliphint
AP 623The Apologetics of CS Lewis24:05-6:00 pmTCraigPark
AP 681Theology of Science22:05-4:00 pmTCraigPoythress
AP 693Topics in Science & Apologetics19:30-10:25 amFCraigPoythress
CH 223The Medieval Church28:30-10:25 amF1Jue
CH 591Reformed Confessions & Catechisms28:30-10:25 amThCraigTrueman
CH 601The History of North Amer Eschatology211:05-1:00 pmThCraigJue
NT 013aNew Testament Greek 3a34:05-5:00 pm
2:05-4:00 pm
M
Th
4
Istrate
NT 013aa S1New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W2Istrate/Dudreck
NT 013aa S2New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W4Istrate/Goodman
NT 013aa S3New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W5Istrate/Kail
NT 013aa S4New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W2Beale/Dudreck
NT 013aa S5New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W4Goodman/Beale
NT 013aa S6New Testament Greek 3aa42:05-4:00 pmM W5Kail/Beale
NT 013bNew Testament Greek 2b34:05-5:00 pm
2:05-4:00 pm
M
Th
4
Istrate
NT 123Biblical Hermeneutics: Old & New Testmnt411:05-1:00 pmT Th3Poythress
NT 133Biblical Theology II32:05-5:00 pmM3Monk
NT 143New Testament for Ministry32:05-5:00 pmW1Crowe
NT 223NT Interp. Acts & the Paul Epist44:05-6:00 pmT Th1Beale
NT 463The Acts of the Apostles28:30-10:25 amT2Crowe
NT 588Exegesis of Hebrews211:05-1:00 pmTh2Keene
OT 012Biblical Hebrew 2a311:05-12:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
11:05-1:00 pm
M
W
F
5

Groves

OT 013Biblical Hebrew 3a311:05-12:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
M F
W
2
Kelly
OT 113Old Testament Introduction34:05-6:00 pm
4:05-5:00 pm
T
Th
3
Fantuzzo
OT 223O.T. History & Theology II311:05-1:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
M
W
1
Fantuzzo
OT 323Poetry & Wisdom28:30-10:25 amT3Green
OT 613The Book of Proverbs22:05-4:00 pmMYoungPutnam
PT 013PEnglish Bible Survey    Leonard
PT 021P-2 S1Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:01-2:00 pmTYoungWitmer
PT 021P-2 S2Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 12:05-1:00 pmWYoungWitmer
PT 021P-2 S3Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:01-2:00 pmWYoungWitmer
PT 021P-2 S4Ment. Min. Integration Seminar 1:01-2:00 pmThYoungWitmer
PT 031PAdvanced Theological Writing I 4:05-6:00 pmWYoungAltena
PT 033PAdvanced Theological Writing II 4:05-6:00 pmWYoungAltena
PT 123 S1Gospel Communication28:30-10:25 amW3Witmer
PT 123 S2Gospel Communication26:30-8:30 pmTh1Witmer
PT 173Biblical Interpretation312:00-12:01 amDistanceEd Emlet
PT 243Preparing for Licensure & Ordination12:05-3:00 pmT4Hobaugh
PT 253Preaching & Systematic Theology111:05-12:00 pmT5Witmer/Garner
PT 343Mission of the Church211:05-1:00 pmT4Leonard
PT 353Sermon Delivery211:05-1:00 pmTh4Currie/Estes
PTC 178Helping Relationships36:30-9:30 pmMRustWelch
PTC 243Theology & Secular Psychology36:30-9:30 pmTh3Powlison
PTC 303Counseling Problems & Procedures36:05-9:00 pmTh2Rowe
PTC 358Coun. Children & Adolescents36:30-9:30 pmW1Smith Lowe
PTC 371P-2 S1Counseling Observation24:05-6:00 pmTCCEFSmith
PTC 371P-2 S2Counseling Observation24:05-6:00 pmWCCEFEmlet
PTC 371P-2 S3Counseling Observation26:30-8:30 pmTCCEFAndrews
PTC 522Counseling in the Local Church26:30-8:30 pmTRustLane
PTC 673Case Study Seminar211:05-1:00 pmM4Bernhardt
PTM 143Contextual Theology28:30-10:25 amT4Leonard
PTM 163Church Growth & Church Planting211:05-1:00 pmF4Leonard
PTM 353Urban Research Methods112:05-1:00 pmTh5Leonard
PTM 373Missions & Mercy Ministries22:05-4:00 pmT5Sarracino
PTM 671-4Urban Mission Seminar11:01-2:00 pmTh6/DillardLeonard
ST 113Doctrine of God28:30-10:25 amTh1Oliphint
ST 223Doctrine of Christ32:05-4:00 pm
12:05-1:00 pm
Th
F
1
Tipton
ST 313Doctrine of Salvation42:05-4:00 pm
3:05-5:00 pm
T
F
3
Tipton
ST 323Christian Ethics45:05-7:00 pm
2:05-4:00 pm
M
W
3
Garner
ST 491Issues in Theology Proper211:05-1:00 pmTYoungOliphint
ST 503The Theology of Karl Barth28:30-10:25 amTCraigTipton/Oliphint
SUM EVALSummative Evaluation Experience1   Cordner
SUM PROJSummative Project4   Leonard

Notes:
PTC 358: This course has been renamed from 'Human Growth and Development' to 'Counseling Children & Adolescents'.
PTC 522 meets for eight classes: Feb 8, 15, & 22, Mar 1, 8, 14, 22, 29.

Th.M./Ph.D.

Updated as of January 20th,2011

CS #COURSE NAMECRTIMEDAYRM#PROFESSOR
AP 703The Reformed Objection to Natural Theol18:30-10:25 amThCraigOliphint
CH 943Studies in Old Princeton Theology18:30-10:25 amThYoungJue
NT 703Theology &Exegesis of the Gospel of John18:30-10:25 amThStonehouseCrowe
NT 921Readings in N.T. Intro & Theol1   Crowe
NT 993Hermeneutical Foundations111:05-1:00 pmTh6/DillardPoythress
OT 944Metaphor in Scripture12:05-4:00 pmMYoungPutnam
OT 981Readings in O.T. Intro & Theol1   Kelly
ST 773Studies in Historical Theology II18:30-10:25 amTCraigTipton
ST 944The Philosophical Theol of Thom Aquinas111:05-1:00 pmTCraigOliphint

Notes:
1. The class schedule is subject to change.
2. “S1” refers to “Section 1”; “S2” refers to Section 2” and so on…
3. Syllabi are not available in the Registrar’s Office.
4. For Independent Study courses offered through ITS, please see pages 52-53 of the 2010-2011 catalog.
5. Additions to the 2010-11 catalog:

New Course: AP 683: Topics in Science and Apologetics
Purpose:
•  To introduce principles of apologetics of science
•  To enhance skills in analysis and research in apologetics and theology of science
•  To enhance skills in communicating issues in science and apologetics to a broader public
Topics may include both perennial issues (miracle, providence, "natural law," general revelation) and issues of current interest, such as cosmology, Darwinism, human origin, days of creation, Noah's flood, environmentalism, science education, and the "new atheism." Topics may vary depending on student interest. The course will be conducted mostly as a discussion and seminar, interacting with student research. This course may be taken more than once.

New Course: AP 703: Reformed Objection to Natural Theology
Purpose:
• To focus on the discussion of Natural Theology from a Reformed theological
perspective
• To interact with various analyses of Reformed objections to Natural Theology
• To analyze and work toward the development of a Reformed approach to Natural
Theology.
Topics covered include twentieth century philosophical analyses of the Reformed objection to Natural Theology, objections of Natural Theology from within the Reformed theological context, as well as the apologetic dimension of Natural Theology.

New Course: NT 703: Theology and Exegesis of the Gospel of John
Purpose:
• To understand better the contours of John’s theology and Christology.
• To gain skill in exegesis of the Greek text of John’s gospel.
• To become familiar with some of the main lines of critical thought in relation to John’s gospel.
Topics covered include the background to John’s thought, the content and literary structure of the gospel, and interaction with the history of Johannine studies.

New Course: PT 243: Preparing for Licensure and Ordination
Purpose:
•  To prepare men for licensure and ordination in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA), Orthodox Presbyterian Church (OPC), and other theologically-similar denomination.
Topics covered include theology, church government, Bible knowledge, and church history within the context of a denomination’s examination process.
**This course is limited to students in the MDiv Pastoral Ministry track. MDiv students in the General, Counseling and Urban Mission emphases who are undercare of a NAPARC presbytery must request permission from the Registrar’s Office to register for the class.**