FCS6110 Methods & Skills for Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Ken Larimore Course Description: This course focuses on development of effective communication skills as they relate to Faith Community Services relationships and professional practice. Learn to apply Biblical standards to… Read More

FCS6100 Legal & Ethical Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Melinda Whitman Course Description: This graduate course focuses on having students creating a fictional community service plan and addressing all legal and ethical obligations that would apply. Students will draft… Read More

FCS5200 Historical Foundations of Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Curt Watke Course Description: A critique of historical faith-based approaches to community services among various historically vulnerable population groups such as the dangerous classes, the perishing classes, the working classes,… Read More

FCS4110 Methods & Skills for Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Ken Larimore Course Description: This course focuses on development of effective communication skills as they relate to Faith Community Services relationships and professional practice. Learn to apply Biblical standards… Read More

FCS5100 Critical Approaches to Early North American Sociology

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Curt Watke Course Description: A critique of approaches to Christian Sociology by early American sociologists in their quest for answers to the social upheavals of nineteenth and early twentieth-century urban… Read More

FCS4100 Legal & Ethical Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Melinda Whitman Course Description: Meeting the financial, social, physical, and legal needs of a community cannot be met by government alone. Churches and faith-based non-governmental organizations are critical to… Read More

FCS3400 Intersection of Faith and Community Services

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Curt Watke Course Description: When human needs across the globe are overwhelming, what should the Christian response be? This course explores practical implications of the intersection of gospel-centered witness,… Read More

FCS3100 Foundations of North American Sociology

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Curt Watke Course Description: An expose of the inextricable link between Christianity, immigration and urban evangelization in the historical practice and academic development of North American sociology. The historical… Read More

FCS3200 Historical Foundations of Faith Community Services

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Curt Watke Course Description: A survey of the historical development of faith-based community services including early classification of social needs and Christian responses to urbanization and social problems, immigration… Read More