Seminary Courses

The following is a list of courses offered by Tyndale Seminary. You can also see the course schedule for specific terms.

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Course code Course Name/Description
CHED 0551 Historical and Philosophical Foundations for Christian Education
Provides an overview of the history of education from the classical Greek and Roman periods to postcolonial times. While the focus is on...
CHED 0552 Learning to Teach and Teaching to Learn
Provides a vision for Christian education in the life and mission of the church and seeks to understand some of its major challenges today....
CHED 0553 Nurturing the Spiritual Lives of Children
Builds a biblical foundation, explores faith development issues and formulates a rationale for ministry to children. Practical approaches...
CHED 0556 Understanding the Adult Learner
Designed as an introduction to the facilitation of adult learning. Attention is paid to various theories of adult learning, such as the...
CHED 0559 Christian Education Formation in the Missional Church
Wrestles with the educational context (understanding community and culture) and educational content (curriculum) in a missional paradigm....
CHED 0570 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...
CHED 0596 Youth Ministry and the Changing Family
This course builds a biblical and theological foundation, explores faith development issues, and formulates a rationale for ministry to and...
CHED 0611 Teaching as a Theological Act: Foundations and Practices
Explores the theological presuppositions that inform Christian education and ministry practices. Students will articulate and evaluate their...
CHED 0612 God's Word and God's World: Literacy, Education and Development
Studies the relation of the gospel to the need for holistic human and community development and the core areas of education and literacy....
CHED 0652 Design to Learn: Curriculum Theory and Practice
Churches often emphasize evangelism and church planting strategies without giving sufficient attention to discipleship and faith formation....
CHED 0654 Human Development and Learning
Explores the relationship between developmental psychology, human and religious faith development. Learners will study some major...
CHED 0662 Ethnography: Tools for Reading Social Contexts
Ethnographic research aims to equip students to read people in their contexts reliably and accurately. If contextualized ministry is being...
CHED 0664 Pastor as Teacher in the Local Church
Encourages leaders, especially pastors, to develop an educational vision for their congregations. Views education as more than formal...
CHED 0666 Education for Spiritual Development
Provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on spiritual development, discipleship, service and educational leadership issues in the...
CHED 0670-0675 Special Topics in Christian Education and Formation
Examination of specific topics in Christian education and formation.
CHED CM05 Human Development and Christian Nurturing
This course explores and evaluates developmental psychology and its contributions to the practices of Christian nurturing. Students will...
CHED CM11 Education for Discipleship and Spiritual Development
This course studies the various factors that affect how we help others to become disciples of Jesus Christ. Biblical, theological, historical...
CHED CM12 Principles for Teaching and Learning
This course will provide opportunity for learners to understand the learning requirements of people in churches/institutions. It is designed...
CHED CM29 Christian Education in the Chinese Church
An overview of the educational ministry within the Chinese church context. The principles of Christian education ministry, and the...
CHED IS13 Indigenous Theology and Praxis of Pedagogy
Whereas pedagogy invites the adult to enter the child's world for the child's learning, andragogy acknowledges that a student gains...
CHED M518 Learning to Teach and Teaching to Learn
Provides a vision for Christian education in the life and mission of the church and seeks to understand some of its major challenges today....