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
MISS 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...
MISS 0585 Perspectives on Global Mission
Provides a comprehensive survey of the nature of Christian mission worldwide. Covers the biblical foundation of mission, the historical...
MISS 0586 Globalization and the Church: Missional Theology in a Postmodern Culture
Globalization is one of the main features of our contemporary post-modern culture. Provides a comprehensive biblical and missiological study...
MISS 0621 Mission of the Church in the City
An examination of urban society and the church’s ministry in the city. Topics include urban sociology, biblical theology of the city,...
MISS 0623 Theology of Church Renewal: Movements of the Spirit
Focuses on the recurring phenomenon of renewal in the Church as a key aspect of a biblical and contemporary ecclesiology. Church renewal will...
MISS 0628 Missional Theology of Place: Sign Posts in a Strange Land
Helps the students to develop greater capacity to research and to exegete their neighbourhoods. The student will learn to see spaces as “...
MISS 0670-0675 Special Topics in Missions
Examination of specific topics in missions.
MISS 0688 Developing Intercultural Competency for Ministry
God’s people are called to participate in God’s mission of blessing the nations of this world. With the movement of peoples, gateway cities...
MISS 0782 Gospel, Church and Culture
Preparing missional leaders requires careful examination of the ideologies and cultural milieu of contemporary society. Examines the main...
MISS 0783 Evangelism and the Missional Church
Same as PAST 0645.
MISS 0784 World Religions
Same as THEO 0737.
MISS 0785 Christianity and Islam: Theological Reflection
Offers a comprehensive study of Islam: its main teachings and beliefs; studies the social and political impact of Islam on our contemporary...
MISS 0786 Poverty in Canada: The Church’s Mission Among the Poor
An examination of the causes and effects of poverty in Canada from a sociological and biblical perspective, with a focus on poverty as a...
MISS CM03 Perspectives on the World Christian Movement
Provides a comprehensive survey of the nature of the Christian mission worldwide with a focus on fulfilling the Great Commission. It covers...
MISS CM04 Global History of Mission and Chinese Church as a Sending Church
Analyzes and evaluates 2,000 years of global history of mission, with special emphasis on major mission movements into China, beginning with...
MISS CM05 The Challenges of World Religions
Analyzes the thought systems and developmental trends of major world religions such as Judaism, Islam, Hinduism and Buddhism, and also deals...
MISS CM06 Special Topics in Mission
An examination of various topics in missions. May be repeated with different content in different years. Offered in Mandarin.
MISS CM07 Cross-cultural Understanding of Mission
Designed to introduce students to the discipline of cultural anthropology from a Christian perspective. Students will learn not only basic...
MISS CM08 Mission Ministry and Strategy in the Chinese Church
Based on the importance and implementation of Christian mission in the Chinese churches, this course deals with the foundation of how to...
MISS CM11 Introduction to Theology of Mission
Provides an overview of both the Old and New Testaments, and explores the biblical and theological foundation of global mission, to help the...
MISS I805 Gospel, Church and Culture
Interacts extensively with the preceding biblical courses, providing the basis for a theological-missiological understanding of the missional...
MISS I816 Mission of the Church in the City
Examines the challenges of ministry in contemporary urban contexts. Looks at the dynamics that shape urban life, such as wealth and power,...
MISS IS08 Culture and Systems Change
The experience of Christianity has often been culturally disastrous for Indigenous peoples. Through the process of decolonization and...