Understand the contexts of poverty, hunger, and social injustice and the means for bringing long-term transformation.
- Courses that study specific global regions and their various economic, health, and political challenges.
- A variety of classes analyzing issues of poverty, development, human trafficking, and conflict, and Christian responses to these.
The combination of political and socio-economic understanding along with theological analysis provides a foundation for work with international development organizations, work with urban development ministries and organizations, church staff roles focusing on community development, justice and reconciliation work, and refugee services.
Darren Duerksen, Ph.D.
|PS-425||Global Economics and Sustainable Development||3|
|American Ethnicity and Pluralism|
Modern Latin America: History, Politics and Culture
Modern Africa: History, Politics and Culture
Modern Asia: History, Politics and Culture
Modern Middle East: History, Politics and Culture
Select three of the following:
|ICS-320||Introduction to Holistic Mission in Costa Rica||3|
|THEO-425||Theological Ethics and the Environment||3|
|THEO-365||Perspectives on Global Missions||3|
|THEO-445||Issues and Theologies of Mission||3|
|THEO-465||Theological Ethics of Conflict and Peacemaking||3|
|THEO-470||Justice, Poverty and Development||3|