Taylor Seminary Syllabi for 

Fall 2015 and Winter 2016

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 Not all syllabi will be posted here; if no link is provided, contact the professor or Enrolment Services for more information. Clicking the link will open the syllabus as a a PDF.

Click here for the 2015-2016 TIMETABLE (remember that this is subject to change).

The following list is sorted by COURSE CODE.

These syllabi are subject to revision until the first day of class;
check this page again before classes begin for any updated syllabi.


 Biblical Hermeneutics  BI 412 JS  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Greek and Hebrew Tools  BI 514 JS  Online  Online 3  Fall
 Church History I  CH 420 RR  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Pentecostal History  CH 525 VanJ  Mod/Hybrid  Vanguard 3  Oct 19-23
 Pastoral Internships and FE
 442, 443, 444, 445446, IN 532 (SHORT), IN 532 (LONG)
 FE 442-446 CP  Online  Online (various)  Fall
 MA Research Paper Proposal  MA 651 AE  Online  Online 1  Fall
 Evangelism & Church Planting   MI 545 AE  Mod/Hybrid  Edmonton 3  Sept 29-Oct 1
 Applied Cultural Anthropology  MI 637A VJ  Online  Online 3  Fall
 NT Introduction  NT 416 SP  Online  Online 3  Winter
 The Book of Psalms  OT 611 JS  Mod/Hybrid  Edmonton 3  Sept 28-Oct 2
 Personal Development & Ministry  PC 431 JB, KB  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 PR 442, 443, 444 and ICS  Internships  PR 442-444 AE  Online  Online 1  Fall
 Intro. to Preaching  PW 431 TBA  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Christian Worship  PW 631 RS  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Theology of Formation  SF 523 LT  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Systematic Theology  TH 531 RR  Semester  Taylor 3  Fall
 Christian Apologetics  TH 634 RR   Semester  Taylor  Fall
 Theological Studies -
 Theology Project
 TS 602 RR  Semester  Taylor 1  Fall
 Theological Studies -
 Spiritual Project
 TS 603 AE  Semester  Taylor 1  Fall


 Note: January Intersession is considered to be part of the Fall Term for the purpose of calculating Financial  Aid eligibility.
 Intercultural Communication  MI 534 CP Mod/Hybrid Edmonton  3  Jan 4-8
 Life of Christ  NT 612 RK Mod/Hybrid Taylor  3  Jan 11-15
 Theology of Justice 
 TH 543 DW Mod/Hybrid Taylor   3  Jan 11-15


 Biblical Theology of Atonement  BI 515 JS Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 The Educational Task of the Church  CE 532 JB Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 Church History II  CH 422 RR Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 Internships FE 442 FE 443 FE 444
FE 445 FE 446
 FE 442-446 CP Online Online  1  Winter
 Integral Mission  MI 432 AE Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 MA Research Paper  MA 653 AE Online Online  2  Winter
 Developing Christian Social Ministries  MI 540 JvB Semester Vanguard  3  Winter
 Gospel and Epistles of John  NT 519 KH Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 The Biblical Theology of Luke/Acts
NOTE: Starts January 14th
 NT 520 JK Semester Vanguard  3  Winter
 Old Testament Introduction  OT 417 JS Online Online  3  Winter
 Ezekiel  OT 515 JS Semester Semester  3  Winter
 Essentials of Pastoral Care  PC 531 LT Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 PR 442, 443, 444 and ICS  Internships  PR 442-444 AE Online Online  1  Winter

 Narrative Preaching

 PW 639 LB Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 Systematic Theology II  TH 532 RR Semester Taylor  3  Winter
 Christian Worldview  TH 534 RR Online Online  3  Winter
 Understanding Islam  WR 640 CO Semester Taylor  3  Winter


 Note: Spring Session is considered to be part of the Winter Term for the purpose of calculating Financial Aid  eligibility.
 Essentials of Christian Leadership -  C1  PL 633 JL / TF  Mod/Hybrid  Edmonton  3  May 9-13
 Spiritual Formation  PT 540 AE  Mod/Hybrid  Gull Lake  3  May 15-19
 Applied Linguistics I  TSL 411    Mod/Hybrid  Vanguard  3  May 9-10
 Second Language Acquisition  TSL 412 SG  Mod/Hybrid  Vanguard  3  
 Applied Linguistics II  TSL 413    Mod/Hybrid   Vanguard  3  May 11-12
 VTLI: TESOL Courses - TBA            

AE - Dr. Allan Effa
CO - Christa Ohlmann
CP - Carol Potratz
DW - Dr. David Williams
JB - Dr. Joyce Bellous
JK - Jonathan Kienzler
JL - Dr. Jim Leverette
JS - Dr. Jerry Shepherd
JvB - Prof. Joanne van Beek
KB - Dr. Ken Bellous
KH - Dr. Keir Hammer
LB - Dr. Lyle Buyer
LT - Prof. Len Thompson
PC - Prof. Paul Chugg
RK - Dr. Ralph Korner
RR - Dr. Randal Rauser
RS - Rod Snaterse
SG - Prof. Sara Gnida
SP - Dr. Syd Page
TF - Dr. Terry Fossen
Van J. - Prof. Van Johnson
VJ - Vinod John 

Additional Documents for Vanguard Taylor Language Institute (VTLI) Courses:

VTLI 2015 Schedule and Instructors -- TBA
VTLI 2015 Textbook List -- TBA

Additional Documents for Field Ed:

Field Ed Critical Book Review
Field Ed Learning Contract

Field Ed Mentor's Exit Evaluation
Field Ed Ministry Study Event
Field Ed Ministry Study Event Overview
Field Ed Ministry Study Event Notes
Field Ed Practical Issues
Field Ed Student Monthly Feedback Form
Internship Waiver Application Form