Defending the Core Doctrines

Do you have a desire to effectively communicate your beliefs to others? Have you ever found yourself unsure of what you believe or how to explain it when someone asks? This course is designed to give you a comprehensive understanding of Christian doctrine, and prepare you to defend and explain why you believe what you do.

Title: Defending the Core Doctrines (Theology 101)
Credits: 3 Credit Hours
Duration: Sixteen Weeks
Time Expectancy/week: 3-4 Hours
Prerequisites: None
Requirements:
1. Internet Access
2. Microsoft Word
Cost: $30.00

Course Outline:

Week 1 Pt. 1 – Why Theology Matters
Week 1 Pt.2 – The Doctrine of Scripture
Week 2 Pt.1 – Attributes of God
Week 2 Pt.2 – The Trinity
Week 3 Pt. 1 – Modalism
Week 3 Pt.2 – The Spirit is a person
Week 4 Pt.1 – Arian/Unitarianism (Test Section)
Week 4 Pt.2 – The Incarnation
Week 5 Pt. 1 – The Virgin Birth and Sinless Life
Week 5 Pt.2 – The Crucifixion
Week 6 Pt.1 – The Resurrection
Week 6 Pt.2 – The Second Coming (Test Section)
Week 7 Pt. 1 – Doctrine of Heaven
Week 7 Pt.2 – Visitations to Heaven
Week 8 Pt.1 – A Biblical View of Hell
Week 8 Pt.2 – Purgatory
Week 9 Pt. 1 – Universalism
Week 9 Pt.2 – Annihilationism
Week 10 Pt.1 – Doctrine of Angels
Week 10 Pt.2 – Doctrine of Demons
Week 11 Pt. 1 – Creation and the fall
Week 11 Pt.2 – Theology and the Flood
Week 12 Pt.1 – Doctrine of the Church
Week 12 Pt.2 – Church Government
Week 13 Pt.1 – Millennium Theology
Week 13 Pt.2 – Eschatology
Week 14 Pt. 1 – Spiritual Gifts
Week 14 Pt.2 – Apostolic Gifts
Week 15 Pt.1 – Eternal Security
Week 15 Pt.2 – Conditional Security
Week 16 Pt. 1 – Calvinism
Week 16 Pt.2 – Arminianism

Course work involvement:
Reading Quizzes: 4
Discussion Entries: 16
Research Papers: 2 (1,000+ words)