Course Prospecti

Intensive Course Prospecti and Selected Course Syllabi

Click on the course ID below to retrieve its course prospectus or syllabus (usually pdf or Word files). All courses may be taken for academic credit, for continuing education, or by audit. [DMin-only courses are available only for credit to students admitted to the DMin program.]  For registration information, go here and select your registration category from the menu there.

Fall Intensive Week (October 12-16, 2015)

Prospecti (or sometimes syllabi), typically including advance preparation requirements, are posted here as they become available. Information about course textbooks will be made available at Ltsp.edu/textbooks, as well as ecampus.com/ltsp, at which site textbooks may also be ordered. Students needing guest housing during intensive class weeks should email Alice Popovic.

  • HCH675G Children of Abraham: Explorations in Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations (STM/DMin) – Dr. David Grafton.  ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • HCH642G Jesus in Cultural Perspective (STM/DMin) – Cancelled.

January Term 2016

Prospecti will be posted here as they become available. Information about course textbooks will be made available at Ltsp.edu/textbooks, as well as ecampus.com/ltsp, at which site textbooks may also be ordered.

January 4–8

Jan 11–15

  • HTH391/HTH624G War and Christian Conscience – Dr. Derek Woodard-Lehman. HTH391 = MDiv/MAR/MAPL-level; HTH624G = STM/DMin-level. ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • ICS473 Hip Hop, Faith and the Prophetic (1st Theological Degree-Level; may be upgraded for STM/DMin credit) – Dr. Charles (Chaz) Howard; ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • IHM482  Preaching for Social Transformation (1st Theological Degree-Level; may be upgraded for STM/DMin credit) – Dr. Barbara K. Lundblad; ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • IPP424/IPP624G The Stewardship of Bricks and Mortar – Dr. Katie Day, Mr. Robert Jaeger and staff of Partners for Sacred Places. IPP424 = MDiv/MAR/MAPL-level; IPP624G = STM/DMin-level. ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED

Jan 19–22

  • HTH694G Darwin and Divinity: The Ongoing Debate of Theology and Science in Culture and Religion (STM/DMin) (Tues-Fri only) – Dr. Nelson Rivera; ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • ICS421  Religious Leadership for an Interfaith Society – Dr. Katie Day and Rabbi Nancy Fuchs Kreimer (1st Theological Degree-Level; 1/2 unit) (Tues-Thurs only). ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED
  • SGN490  Faith, History, and Finance: The Spirituality of Business and the Business of Spirituality (1st Theological Degree-Level; may be upgraded for STM/DMin credit) (Tues-Fri only) – Dr. Jon Pahl and Dr. T. L. Hill. ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED

Past Courses: July 6-10, 2015

  • IPP470 Parish Administration (1st Theological Degree-level; not eligible for upgrade). Offered at LTSP by Payne Theological Seminary; Instructor is Rev. Sidney Williams (pastor@bethelamemorristown.org). ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED. Please note that there are additional attachments that are supposed to go along with this syllabus; contact the instructor or registrar@ltsp.edu for those attachments.
  • IWR460 Revitalizing Congregations through Worship (1st Theological Degree-level; eligible for upgrade) – Dr. Marcia McFee.  ADVANCE PREPARATION AND FOLLOW-UP COURSEWORK REQUIRED. Please read syllabus carefully, as pre-assignments are due for this course beginning on June 1.

General Registrar’s Information

For registration information, go here and select your registration category from the menu there. Other forms and information are also available in the Related Links on the right side of that page. Registration now is only for the Spring Semester, including one-week Intensive courses in January. If you have a problem with registration, contact the registrar. For technical issues, contact the LTSP Help Desk.

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