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UPCOMING CLASSES 

Quarter 4 of Academic Year 2021-22

Open Class

Open to anyone who wants to participate, no enrollment necessary. Payment required.

  Reformation in England

Start Date: 23 January 2022 (online, log in to class).

Meetings: This is an online class with 5 online discussions (students must attend 4).

Time/Place: TBD, online.

Mode: Online, with local land meetings optional.

Cost: If taken a la carte, then $100/credit, any level.

Course Credits: 1 - 3 credits, undergraduate or graduate, depending on a student's standard or customized load.

Course Load: There will be assigned readings for the live discussions. You can audit the class or take it for credit. If you want to take it for credit, you will have additional reading, writing, and project assignments, depending on how many credits you want, and what level (undergraduate, graduate).

What to Expect: The regular format of the class is  semi-informal discussion about the material. The class might be made up of high-school students, college students, or people who simply want to use the class structure to help them read more and learn more on their own. 

Main Texts (short titles)

-The Reformation, by W. Durant (selections)

-Luther, by E. Metaxas (all, audiobook recommended)

-John Foxe's Book of Martyrs (selections)

-Pilgrim's Progress, by John Bunyan (all, audiobook recommended)

-Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, by John Bunyan (all)

-Christianity, by D. MacCulloch (selections)

-Dominion, by T. Holland (selections)

-The Indestructible Book (documentary series, with K. Connolly)

Additional Texts (for custom load) (short titles)

-The Stripping of the Altars, by E. Duffy (selections)

-The World Turned Upside Down, by C. Hill (all) 

-Christianity, by D. MacCulloch (added selections)

-Dominion, by T. Holland (added selections)

-Lollards and Reformers, by M. Aston (selections)

Enrolled Undergraduate

All classes are taught by a faculty pool that varies quarter by quarter.

  General-Learning Unit, 2 credits​​

Category: 4 (Philosophy/Religion/Ethics).

Start Date: 23 January 2022 (online, log in to class)

Meetings: Video streaming, TBD.

Time/Place: TBD, online.

Mode: Online.

Cost: If taken a la carte, then $100/credit, any level. 

Themes: Philosophy of Religion.

Cross-Category Connections: History.

Texts (short titles)

-Philosophy of Religion, by W. Rowe (selections)

-The Universe Upstairs, by M. Jones Lewis (all)

-Think, by S. Blackburn (selections)

-Dialogue Concerning Natural Religion, by David Hume (selections)

-Kant: A Very Short Introduction, by R. Scruton (selections)

  Program-Specific Unit, 3 credits 

This is a single-themed class.

Theme 1 (3 credit): "Reformation in England." 

Start Date: 23 Jan. 2022 (online, log in to class).

Meetings: No land meetings.

Time/Place: Asynchronous, with some live video meetings (TBD).

Mode: Online, with local land meetings optional.

Texts (short titles)

-The Reformation, by W. Durant (selections)

-Luther, by E. Metaxas (all, audiobook recommended)

-John Foxe's Book of Martyrs (selections)

-Pilgrim's Progress, by John Bunyan (all, audiobook recommended)

-Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, by John Bunyan (all)

-Christianity, by D. MacCulloch (selections)

-Dominion, by T. Holland (selections)

-The Indestructible Book (documentary series, with K. Connolly)

-The Moody Handbook of Theology, by P. Enns (selections)

-The Holy Bible (NIV preferred)

  Practicum Unit, 3 credits  ​​

Time/Place: To be determined by student and mentor.

Start: 23 Jan. 2022.

Mode: Land.

Themes: Customized per student.

Texts: Customized per student, if any.

 

ACADEMIC CALENDARS

2021-22

  • The deadline to register and pay for any quarter or

summer session is 3 days before the start.

  • The deadline to pay the accreditation fee for any

quarter or session is 7 days after the end.

11 Aug, Beginning of academic year

22 Aug, START OF FIRST QUARTER

16 Oct, END OF FIRST QUARTER

17 Oct - 23 Oct, Break (1 week)

24 Oct, START OF SECOND QUARTER

21 Nov - 27 Nov, Thanksgiving Break (1 week)

19 Dec - 1 Jan, Christmas Break (2 weeks)

15 Jan, END OF SECOND QUARTER

16 Jan - 22 Jan, Break (1 week)

23 Jan, START OF THIRD QUARTER

16 Mar, END OF THIRD QUARTER

20 Mar - 2 Apr, Break (2 weeks)

3 Apr, START OF FOURTH QUARTER

28 May, END OF FOURTH QUARTER

29 May - 12 June, Break (1 week)

13 June, Summer Session is open

5 Aug, Summers Session is closed

10 Aug, End of academic year

 

 

2022-23

  • The deadline to register and pay for any quarter or

summer session is 3 days before the start.

  • The deadline to pay the accreditation fee for any

quarter or session is 7 days after the end.

11 Aug, Beginning of academic year

29 Aug, START OF FIRST QUARTER

22 Oct, END OF FIRST QUARTER

23 Oct - 30 Oct, Break (1 week)

31 Oct, START OF SECOND QUARTER

21 Nov - 27 Nov, Thanksgiving Break (1 week)

19 Dec - 1 Jan, Christmas Break (2 weeks)

14 Jan, END OF SECOND QUARTER

15 Jan - 22 Jan, Break (1 week)

23 Jan, START OF THIRD QUARTER

18 Mar, END OF THIRD QUARTER

19 Mar - 2 Apr, Break (2 weeks)

3 Apr, START OF FOURTH QUARTER

27 May, END OF FOURTH QUARTER

28 May - 11 June, Break (2 weeks)

12 June, Summer Session is open

5 Aug, Summers Session is closed

10 Aug, End of academic year

 

 

2023-24

  • The deadline to register and pay for any quarter or

summer session is 3 days before the start.

  • The deadline to pay the accreditation fee for any

quarter or session is 7 days after the end.

11 Aug, Beginning of academic year

28 Aug, START OF FIRST QUARTER

22 Oct, END OF FIRST QUARTER

23 Oct - 29 Oct, Break (1 week)

30 Oct, START OF SECOND QUARTER

19 Nov - 26 Nov, Thanksgiving Break (1 week)

24 Dec - 7 Jan, Christmas Break (2 weeks)

14 Jan, END OF SECOND QUARTER

15 Jan - 21 Jan, Break (1 week)

22 Jan, START OF THIRD QUARTER

16 Mar, END OF THIRD QUARTER

17 Mar - 31 Mar, Break (2 weeks)

1 Apr, START OF FOURTH QUARTER

25 May, END OF FOURTH QUARTER

26 May - 9 June, Break (2 weeks)

10 June, Summer Session is open

5 Aug, Summers Session is closed

10 Aug, End of academic year

 

2024-25

  • The deadline to register and pay for any quarter or

summer session is 3 days before the start.

  • The deadline to pay the accreditation fee for any

quarter or session is 7 days after the end.

11 Aug, Beginning of academic year

26 Aug, START OF FIRST QUARTER

19 Oct, END OF FIRST QUARTER

20 Oct - 27 Oct, Break (1 week)

28 Oct, START OF SECOND QUARTER

25 Nov - 30 Nov, Thanksgiving Break (1 week)

23 Dec - 5 Jan, Christmas Break (2 weeks)

11 Jan, END OF SECOND QUARTER

12 Jan - 19 Jan, Break (1 week)

20 Jan, START OF THIRD QUARTER

15 Mar, END OF THIRD QUARTER

16 Mar - 30 Mar, Break (2 weeks)

31 Mar, START OF FOURTH QUARTER

24 May, END OF FOURTH QUARTER

25 May - 8 June, Break (2 weeks)

9 June, Summer Session is open

5 Aug, Summers Session is closed

10 Aug, End of academic year