Fall 2019 Course Descriptions
August 26th - December 18th
BIB 110 - Exposition of Mark: This course will allow the student to learn and apply the principles of inductive study. Through step-by-step analysis of the book of Mark, the student will learn the procedures for analyzing paragraphs, discerning meaning, discovering author’s purposes, and relating paragraph to paragraph and chapter to chapter. This inductive study process can be applied to every book of the Bible and even to secular literature.
Meets Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 8:00-8:50AM. (4 Credits)
HST 110 - Archaeology & Geography of Bible Lands - Old Testament: This course covers the Old Testament era, acquainting the student with archaeological discoveries and the culture surrounding major Bible events. Special attention will be given to recent discoveries, so that the students will be able to better understand the motivations and purposes of the Biblical characters.
Block Course: Meets August 28th & 30th and September 3rd & 4th, 8:00am-5:00pm. (3 Credits)
MIN 110 - Disciple-Centered Leadership: This course builds a theoretical framework which suggests that leading others in the process of spiritual formation and leadership development requires a disciple-centered orientation as opposed to a leader centered approach. The implications of this approach will be considered with reference to a variety of ministries including preaching, teaching, counseling, worship, outreach, etc.
Meets Fridays, 9:00-10:50am, and on Mondays from November 4th - December 16th, 9:00-10:50am. (3 Credits)
MTH 110 - Consumer Math: This course will largely focus on personal finances from a biblical perspective including topics such as budgeting, borrowing, insurance, saving, and more.
Meets Tuesdays, 9:00-10:50am, and Wednesdays, 10:00-10:50am. (3 Credits)
PSY 210 - Biblical Counseling: This course will examine the following aspects of biblical counseling: definitions, history, biblical and theological implications, models and theories, characteristics and qualities of counselors, personality disorders, major difficulties facing the different age groups and biblical solutions.
Meets Mondays, 9:00am-1:00pm from September 9th - October 28th. (3 Credits)
For individual courses, tuition is $135 per credit (e.g. $405 for a 3 credit class).
Anyone who wishes to audit a class would pay $100 per course.
For former ITE graduates who wish to earn their associate degree, tuition is $360 per course ($120 per credit). Talk with Taunya about what classes you will need to complete your degree.