Course offerings

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A summary of TS course offerings for the current and upcoming terms is listed below. You can also view a detailed list of course descriptions.

For additional information regarding times, instructors, rooms, enrolment numbers, etc., visit Waterloo's Schedule of Graduate Classes and select:

  • Fall 2022 = 1229
  • Winter 2023 = 1231
  • Spring 2023 = 1235
  • Choose "TS" as the subject and leave the course number box blank for a complete list of courses offered for each term.
Key:
M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday Th - Thursday
F - Friday N/A - Not available TBA - To be announced

Winter 2023

Course offerings and formats subject to change.

Course ID
Course name
Instructor
Meeting Time
Meeting Format/Location
TS 611 Studying the New Testament Alicia Batten Th, 9:00 - 11:50 AM

In-Person / Room 2201

TS 677 Church and Ministry Jane Kuepfer and Scott Brubaker-Zehr Th, 1:00 - 3:50 PM In-Person / Room  4224
TS 678 Supervised Experience in Ministry I Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 679 Supervised Experience in Ministry II Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 690:1 Special Topics: Atonement Jeremy Bergen W, 1:00 - 3:50 PM In-Person / Room 4224
TS 690:2 Special Topics: Gender, Class, and Ethnicity in the Pauline Letters John Boopalan W, 7:00 - 9:45 PM Remote
TS 691 Directed Readings in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 692 Explorations in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 715 Special Topics in Old Testament Exegesis: Psalms Derek Suderman W, 9:00 - 11:50 AM In-Person / Room 2201
TS 783 Theology and Practice of Leadership Carol Penner T, 1:00 - 3:50 PM In-Person/ Room 2201
TS 796/
TS 799
Thesis Preparation   Arrange  

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Spring 2023

Subject to Change.

Course ID
Course name
Instructor
Meeting Times
Meeting Format
TS 678
 

Supervised Experience in Ministry I

Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 679
 

Supervised Experience in Ministry II

Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 691 Directed Readings in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 692 Explorations in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 755 Preaching Allan Rudy-Froese May 8 – 12, 15 – 16,  9 am - 3 pm In-Person
TS 690 Theology from the Margins Melanie Kampen May 22 - June 30, T & TH, 7 - 8:30 pm Remote
TS 796/
TS 799
Thesis Preparation   Arrange  

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Fall 2023

Course offerings and formats subject to Change.

Course ID
Course name
Instructor
Meeting Time
Meeting Format
TS 600 Thinking Theologically Jeremy Bergen TBA In-Person
TS 611 Studying the New Testament Alicia Batten TBA In-Person
TS 684 Pastoral Care Carol Penner   In-Person
TS 689 Aging and the Spiritual Life Jane Kuepfer TBA TBA
TS 678 Supervised Experience in Ministry I Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 679 Supervised Experience in Ministry II Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 690 Special Topics: TBA   TBA Remote
TS 691 Directed Readings in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 692 Explorations in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 718 Special Topics in New Testament Exegesis: Mark Alicia Batten TBA In-Person

TS 796/
TS 799

Thesis Preparation   Arrange  

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Winter 2024

Course offerings and formats subject to change.

Course ID
Course name
Instructor
Meeting Time
Meeting Format
TS 610 Studying the Old Testament Derek Suderman TBA In-Person
TS 612 Teaching the Bible Derek Suderman TBA In-Person
TS 640 The Mennonite Tradition in Historical Context Troy Osborne TBA In-Person
TS 677 Church and Ministry Jane Kuepfer and Scott Brubaker-Zehr TBA In-Person
TS 678 Supervised Experience in Ministry I Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 679 Supervised Experience in Ministry II Carol Penner Arrange  
TS 681 Personal Spirituality Carol Penner TBA In-Person
TS 690 Special Topics: TBA   TBA Remote
TS 691 Directed Readings in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 692 Explorations in Theological Studies   Arrange  
TS 783 Theology and Practice of Leadership Carol Penner TBA In-Person
TS 796/
TS 799
Thesis Preparation   Arrange  

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Courses at other institutions

MTS students may wish to take a course at a different institions, including Toronto School of Theology, Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary, or Martin Luther University College

If you're interested in taking one of these courses, please contact your advisor.

Additional Language Courses

MTS students may be interested in taking biblical language courses offered at other instutitions. Some particular courses that are of interest may be:


Institution
Course ID
Course name & description
Term
McMaster Divinity College NT 1G03
Introduction to New Testament Greek 1
[online]
 
 
Available any term
McMaster Divinity College OT 1G03
Introduction to Old Testament Hebrew 1 [online]
Available any term

If you're interested in taking one of these courses, please contact your advisor.

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Note:

* offered as undergraduate course with optional graduate enrolment.
** offered as graduate course with optional undergraduate enrolment.

This list is subject to change.

Updated January 10, 2023