CHRTP - Christian Theology at St Stephen's College

Offered By:
St Stephen's College

Below are the courses available from the CHRTP subject code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times

CHRTP 117 - New Issues in Theology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Developments and controversies in contemporary theology and their implications for faith and practice. Not open to students with credit in CHRTP 317.


CHRTP 301 - Hebrew Scriptures Basics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Explores basic themes and literature of the Hebrew Scriptures (Old Testament): sources and context, authorship, literary qualities, general teaching and formation.


CHRTP 305 - Scripture as Story View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Explores how the elements of story employed by the Gospel writers and editors shaped their understanding of the person of Jesus and his followers.


CHRTP 311 - Contemplation and the Arts View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Explores how the Sacred is experienced and expressed through the visual arts, music and dance.


CHRTP 312 - Questioning Faith: Thinking About God View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-3S-0)

Explores major questions of faith: God, Christ, humanity, evil, hope. This course provides insight into the Christian faith for all interested persons.


CHRTP 313 - Topics in Applied Christian Ethics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exploration and analysis of selected issues in social ethics within the context of theological reflection and commitment. Particular attention will be paid to the development of debate within the Protestant tradition.


CHRTP 314 - Topics in Women and Religion View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Women's relationship to and place in Christianity is explored. Women's attempts to critique and transform received tradition and/or to develop alternative forms of religious life are examined.


CHRTP 315 - Pop Culture and Theology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Considering theological themes in movies, poetry, fiction, and graphic novels that echo lived experiences.


CHRTP 316 - Sexual Ethics in a Multi-Faith Context View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 2-1S-0)

Deepen awareness of personal, social, cultural, and spiritual dimensions of sexuality. Explored in light of feminist, queer, traditional and contemporary theological thought.


CHRTP 318 - Feminist Theology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 1-2S-0)

An examination of feminist criticisms of selected doctrines and practices.


CHRTP 319 - Eco-Theology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Earth's divinity is infinitely precious and endangered. Participants will reflect theologically on this great challenge of the 21st century, and discover paths by which we can stay awake to the call of earth.


CHRTP 321 - Art Therapy Fundamentals View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 1-2S-0)

Art therapy, a specialized field in counseling psychology, provides a natural vehicle for promoting integrative, holistic approach to psychological healing. Explores the theory and application of art therapy to spirituality and healing settings. This course will be experientially based, with a lecture and seminar portion.


CHRTP 330 - Mindfulness in Education and the Workplace View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-3S-0)

Explores contemplative/meditative practices that foster calm, concentration, and insight for teachers and other helping professionals.


CHRTP 381 - Introduction to Music Therapy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 1-2S-0)

Introduction to the discipline of music therapy: physical, mental, social, emotional, and spiritual applications of music.


CHRTP 382 - Introduction to Drama Therapy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 1-2S-0)

Explores the role of drama therapy in health and spirituality: masks, puppets, theatre games, improvisation, role-play, playback theatre, and psychodrama in various therapeutic settings.


CHRTP 383 - Psychotherapy and Spirituality: An Introduction View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 1-2S-0)

An introduction to the theory and practice of psychotherapy, with emphasis on spirituality as an essential component of therapeutic care. Students will examine their personal worldviews, explore their emerging caregiver identities, and engage with contemporary challenges of integrating psychotherapy and spirituality.


CHRTP 384 - Intermodal Expressive Arts Therapy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Spiritually-informed intermodal use of studio-based expressive therapy modalities including music, visual art, dance/movement, drama, written and spoken word, and play.


CHRTP 385 - Introduction to Jungian Psychology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Jungian approaches to psychotherapy and spirituality.


CHRTP 400 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 1-2S-0)

Discussion of topics relevant to the theology, spiritual care, and/or creative arts therapies. Credit may be obtained for this course more than once.


CHRTP 411 - Independent Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-3S-0)

Directed reading or research in a chosen area of theology, spirituality, or the creative arts therapies.


CHRTP 500 - Special Topics View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Discussion of topics relevant to theology, spirituality or the creative arts therapies. Credit may be obtained for this course more than once.


CHRTP 511 - Independent Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 0-3S-0)

Directed reading or research in a chosen area of theology, spirituality, or the creative arts therapies.


CHRTP 521 - Introduction to Art Therapy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 1-2S-0)

Introduction to the theory and practice of art therapy; work within a spiritually-informed approach is explored.


CHRTP 523 - Jungian Psychology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 3-0-0)

Psychotherapeutic process and spirituality is explored in the context of Jungian analytic thought.


CHRTP 553 - Metaphor in the Arts and Spirituality View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 3-0-0)
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CHRTP 771 - Inquiry, Evaluation and Search for Knowledge View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITH/SP/SU, 3-0-0)

Considering the basic elements of knowledge generation through the insights of theology and spirituality.