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Online Undergraduate Course Offerings

BIBLICAL COUNSELING AND BIBLICAL STUDIES

B101, B102 Old Testament Survey (3, 3)

An introduction to the entire Old Testament, employing both thematic and exegetical methods. Literary structure,

historical background, and parallel passages are also utilized to discover the unique and priceless lessons of each book.

The first course surveys Genesis through Samuel, and the second covers Kings through Malachi.

B201, B202 New Testament Survey (3, 3)

An introduction to the books of the New Testament, with special emphasis on the life, teachings, and redemptive work

of Christ; the founding and growth of the church; and the teachings of the Epistles and Revelation. On the basis of the

biblical text, parallel readings, projects, and lectures, the events and messages of the New Testament will be portrayed

against their historical and cultural setting. The first course surveys the Gospels and Acts, while the second is devoted

to the Epistles and Revelation.

B121 Essentials of Christian Thought

This course is designed for the first year student to have the proper framework to think biblically via exploration of

inerrancy, hermeneutics, and worldview. The student will begin to form a conviction about the nature of God's Word,

how it should be interpreted, and that every part of life and existence must be informed by truth. This sets up the

importance of the education at The Master's University in its entire curriculum, both general education and major

courses, and helps every student understand how Christian thought builds the church and makes an eternal impact.

B300 Land of the Bible (3)

This course is a visual study of the Land of Israel, with emphasis on the biblical sites. It employs aerial videos of the

sites and 34 hours of lectures explaining the sites. In-depth study of a biblical atlas and the geographical aspects of the

life of Christ are included.

B306 Genesis (3)

A systematic study of the Book of Beginnings, in which problem areas are studied, introductory materials are given, the

best English texts are analyzed verse by verse, and devotional application is made.

Prerequisites: B101, B102, B201, B202,

B340, BIB310, BTH321, and BTH322.

B335 Revelation (3)

An introduction and detailed study of this book, with special attention given to the eschatological significance of its

message.

Prerequisites: B101, B102, B201, B202, B340, BIB310, BTH321, and BTH322.

B340 Biblical Interpretation (3)

An analysis of how to study and understand Scripture. Emphasis will be placed on the vital methods used to apply a

passage and the specific rules used to interpret biblical narratives, poetry, parables, and prophecy.

B342 Romans (3)

An analysis emphasizing the great soteriological themes, including sin, justification, sanctification, and glorification, in

addition to an investigation of the practical implication of these doctrines.

Prerequisites: B101, B102, B201, B202, B340,

BIB310, BTH321, and BTH322.

B346 Life of Christ (3)

A thorough overview of the life of Jesus Christ on earth, with special attention to the developing emphases and

distinctive purposes that prevailed during our Lord’s public ministry. Theological and chronological difficulties are also

considered.

Prerequisites: B101, B102, B201, B202, B340, BIB310, BTH321, and BTH322.