PCC1000 Survey of Chaplaincy Ministry

Course Overview

Educational Level: Lower undergraduate, Associate
Credit Hours: 3 Credits

Course Description:

This course is will assist students in discovering the various forms of chaplaincy ministry, explore the roots and development of chaplaincy ministry, to understand the legal basis of chaplaincy, and to understand the current issues in chaplain ministry today.

How This Course Benefits Students:

This course will provide students interested in chaplaincy the foundational information to effectively pursue a voluntary or professional ministry in this area.

Why This Course Is Important:

Chaplaincy is a form of ministry which is similar but distinct from pastoral ministry. Students need to understand the foundation, boundaries, and freedoms inherent in chaplaincy in order to be effective as they pursue that ministry.