502CI – Differing Worldviews: An Introduction to Philosophy – Online Class
Textbooks: R. C. Sproul, The Consequence of Ideas (Crossway, 2000); collateral readings supplied by the Instructor.
Instructor: Tim Hegg, M.Div., Th.M.
Course Options: This class can be taken as a standalone class or can be fit into a certificate program.
Standalone: This class is perfect for those interested in an intro to Philosophy, and for high school students looking to expand their academic range.
Program Path: Those who are looking for a more structured workload will find this course is required for all certificate program programs. This class does not have to be taken in a specific order to qualify for certificate credit. This class counts for 3 quarter hours within the certificate program.
Course Requirements: This class requires the ability to proficiently read the English language, listen to audio lectures, and a basic knowledge of a computer.
Workload: The average workload each week is around four hours. This includes an hour-long lecture, reading from the textbook and additional reading, as well as interaction in the class forum. A term paper is also required at the end of the class to complete the course.