Seminary & Graduate Courses

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

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Course code Course Name/Description
PAST 0541 The Theology and Practice of Ministry
Designed for individuals considering serving in a pastoral ministry. Through reading, lectures, case studies and discussion, the course...
PAST 0546 Worship: Liturgy and Life
Provides a framework for thinking together about vital and faithful Christian worship by: exploring the biblical and theological foundations...
PAST 0548 Leading through Conflict and Change
Same as LEAD 0548.
PAST 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...
PAST 0596 Children, Youth Ministry and the Changing Family
Same as CHED 0596 and YMIN 0596.
PAST 0598 Creativity and Change in Ministry
Same as YMIN 0598.
PAST 0621 Mission of the Church in the City
Same as MISS 0621.
PAST 0628 Missional Theology of Place: Sign Posts in a Strange Land
Same as MISS 0628.
PAST 0641 Introduction to Preaching
Introduces preaching as a theological and pastoral practice of the church in service to the gospel. Topics include exegeting the biblical...
PAST 0643 Women and Men in Ministry: Partners in Christian Leadership
Introduces students to some of the myriad of ways in which gender may impact Christian ministry: from one’s self-identity as male or female,...
PAST 0644 Building the Church through Small Groups
Explores the basic principles for building and understanding the dynamics and problems of small groups. Specific attention will focus on...
PAST 0645 Evangelism and the Missional Church
A conceptual and practical examination of the message and mission of the church. Particular attention will be given to evangelistic...
PAST 0655 Ministry in the Margins: Poverty, Inequality and Justice
Same as MISS 0655.
PAST 0658 Developing Intercultural Competency for Ministry
Same as MISS 0688.
PAST 0664 Pastor as Teacher in the Local Church
Same as CHED 0664.
PAST 0668 Leadership Dynamics in Congregational Life
Explores what makes for vital congregations. The normative form of Christian existence is the local congregation where God’s people are...
PAST 0670-0675 Special Topics in Pastoral Ministry
Examination of specific topics in pastoral ministry.
PAST 0693 Evangelism and Discipleship
Same as CHED 0693 and YMIN 0693.
PAST 0739 Topics in Preaching
Designed to deepen our understanding of preaching as a theological and pastoral activity of the church in service to the gospel. Different...
PAST 0741 Pastoral Care and Counselling
Provides an introduction to pastoral care and counselling within the context of the Christian ministry. The nature of pastoral care and...
PAST 0749 Growing Healthy Churches
Same as PENT 0506.
PAST 603 Planting “New Generation” Churches in a Multicultural World
Designed for individuals considering serving in a multicultural church with the possibility of serving in a church-planting ministry....
PAST CM03 Pastoring in the Chinese Church
Examines the nature and theology of pastoral ministry with emphasis on the role of the pastor. Attention is given to the minister’s spiritual...
PAST CM04 Evangelism and Church Planting in the Chinese Community
Different methods of evangelism to reach the Chinese in North America will be studied, with a goal to establish a new church. The ways to...
PAST CM07 Worship and Music in the Chinese Church
Explores the Christian foundation of worship and music in the Chinese Churches. This course is designed for those who are called to serve in...