CFST 101 • Introduction to Christian Formation and Discipleship (2 units)
Prerequisite: NT 101C, OT 201C. An examination of the theology, philosophy and practice of spiritual formation and discipleship. Special attention will be given to the nature, processes, and goals of Christian formation ministries in the local church.
CFST 291, 292, 293 • Special Topic (1, 2, 3 units)
Study in a special topic in philosophy. May be repeated for credit.
PSYC 320 • Developmental Psychology (3 units)
Prerequisite: PSYC 103C. Explores human development through the biological, behavioral, cognitive, sociocultural, and spiritual perspectives in a lifespan approach (from conception through death). The course is recommended early in the major. This course is housed in the Department of Psychology and is accepted as a CFST upper division elective for the Religion major.
CFST 322 • Christian Formation of Children (2 units)
Prerequisite: CFST 101. A study of the developmental needs, skills, and abilities of children as they pertain to spiritual formation. Consideration will also be given to moral and value formation, socialization, and self-esteem development.
CFST 326 • Adult Formation and Discipleship (2 units)
Prerequisite: CFST 101. A study of the educational, discipleship, and developmental needs of adults pertinent to an effective formation ministry in the local church.
PSYC 359 • Educational Psychology (3 units)
Prerequisite: PSYC 103C. A study of the application of psychological theories and principles to education and teaching. Topics include learning, motivation, individual differences, classroom evaluation, and classroom control. This course is housed in the Department of Psychology and is accepted as a CFST upper division elective for the Religion major.
CFST 470 • Special Topics (1-3 units)
Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor. Study in a special topic in the field of Christian formation and discipleship. May be repeated for credit.
CFST 480 • Individual Studies (1-3 units)
Prerequisite: Consent of the instructor and divisional chair. May be repeated for credit.
CFST 493 • Senior Colloquium (3 units)
Prerequisite: CFST 101 or consent of the instructor. Mutual investigation of selected topics in Christian formation and discipleship of particular relevance to upper division religion majors.
* This information is provided for ease of use, however it is not the official record. See the academic catalog for official course descriptions and requirements.