|Course code||Course Name/Description|
Integration: Research Portfolio, Presentation, Hearing
Facilitates the completion of the summative Doctor of Ministry document, integrating the main three research projects in a portfolio that...
Action Research Project
Centres on a research project arising from your ministry context and leadership. Addresses project design, planning and management, research...
Philosophy of Christian Leadership
Guides in the articulation of your own grounded philosophy of Christian Leadership. May be generic or context specific. Will include a...
Exegeting Your Ministry Context
Explores research methods used to acquire a more comprehensive and holistic understanding of the local congregation or organization and its...
Provides support and guidance for continuing in and completing work for the DMin program. Pass/ Fail No credits.
Special Topics in Leadership
Examination of specific topics in ministry leadership. (E.g., Models of ministry, Case studies in leadership, Conflict and Crisis.)
Directed Reading and Research
Directed Reading and Research (DRR) courses allow students to study in a specific area of interest not addressed by the scheduled course...
Encourages a vision of and planning for broadening and deepening your personal maturity, leadership capacity, and ministry effectiveness....
The Learning Organization
Raises Biblical, theological, and practical questions related to action, accountability, and resilience. Assesses the effect of projects, and...
Intercultural Leadership Competency
Intercultural competence is an essential component of a leaders self-awareness, attitude, knowledge and skill for serving in a multicultural...
Leadership and Systems Theory
Uses systems theories including family systems, complex adaptive systems and the Biblical metaphor of church as body to provide lenses...
Leadership and Change
Addresses the fundamental leadership competencies of understanding organizational culture, visioning, team building, developing and...
Theory, Theology, and the Art of Leadership
Considers Biblical perspectives on leadership, various theories of leadership, and the art of leadership. Addresses such subjects as identity...
Formation of the Leader
Works from the assumption that the leader's character and inner development are critical to effective leadership of organizations and...
Ministry Project Reporting
Includes peer review of thesis drafts, project presentations and thesis hearings. Considers ongoing professional development, building action...
Ministry Project Design
Addresses project-thesis design, project planning and management, research methods and ethical considerations. Entails peer review of the...
Action Research Thesis
Brings the project to a degree of closure and mines the experience for personal and corporate insight. Includes evaluating the process and...
Building a Healthy Chinese Christian Family
This course uses a family-life cycle framework to help Chinese Christians build a healthy family, including marriage preparation, adjustment...
Counselling Adolescents and their Families
Same as YMIN 0796.
Therapeutic and Systemic Approaches to Addictions
Informs students about the fundamentals of the addictive process and standard and systemic treatment procedures. Lectures, personal...
Gender and Socio-economic Perspectives in Marriage and Family Therapy
This course considers the influence of gender and socioeconomic factors in relation to the development and practice of psychological theories...
This course offers the participant a foundational knowledge of the field of professional ethics as it relates to the practice of Marriage and...
Theories and Methods of Family Therapy II
An examination of current theories of marital and family therapy (solution-focused, contextual, experiential, narrative and Milan), along...
Couple Therapy: An Integrative Perspective
Provides an integrative therapeutic perspective incorporating cognitive behavioural, solution- focused and an integrative therapeutic...
Theories and Methods of Family Therapy I
An examination of current theories of marital and family therapy (Bowenian, strategic, structural, cognitive behavioural and psychoanalytic...