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RELS422 - The Teachings of Jesus

Course Details

Course Code: RELS422 Course ID: 3646 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

Jesus Christ has impacted the world unlike any other person in history. Profound and multifaceted, Jesus' life and teachings are explored through the careful study of the history, culture, miracles and teachings presented in the four ancient Gospel accounts of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Identify and describe the historical circumstances of the period between the writing of the Old and New Testaments,
  2. Analyze the various critical methods that scholars use to study ancient documents,
  3. Determine the unique historical, literary and theological characteristics of each of the four Gospels,
  4. Determine and synthesize Jesus' primary teachings and activities, and
  5. Describe and evaluate the major issues surrounding the historicity and theology of Jesus.
NameGrade %
Forums 40.00 %
Week 1 Forum Introductions 4.44 %
Week 1 Forum 4.44 %
Week 2 Forum 4.44 %
Week 3 Forum 4.44 %
Week 4 Forum 4.44 %
Week 5 Forum 4.44 %
Week 6 Forum 4.44 %
Week 7 Forum 4.44 %
Week 8 Forum 4.44 %
Assignments 60.00 %
Week 2 Project: Informational Brochure 15.00 %
Week 4 Project: Video Newscast 15.00 %
Week 6 Project: Current Affairs Review Essay 15.00 %
Week 8 Project: Multi-Media Presentation on the Life and Ministry of Jesus Christ 15.00 %
Book Title: Students need a copy of the Bible in a translation that they readily understand-Available online at http://bible.com
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Book Title: Jesus and the Gospels: An Introduction and Survey, 2nd Ed-E-book available in the APUS Online Library
Author: Blomberg, Craig L.
Publication Info: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780805444827
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Book Title:To find the library e-book(s) req'd for your course, please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the eReserve by course #. You must be logged in to eCampus first to access the links.
Author: No Author Specified
Book Title:Students need a copy of the Bible in a translation that they readily understand-Available online at http://bible.com
Author:No Author Specified
Book Title:Jesus and the Gospels: An Introduction and Survey, 2nd Ed-E-book available in the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9780805444827
Publication Info:B&H Publishing Group
Author:Blomberg, Craig L.
Unit Cost:$31.16

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.