This course is designed to introduce you to the field of Christian theology and what it means to begin forming a Christian identity and worldview.
In this course, students will consider the ways and reasons that Christians understand reality. To do this, students will theologically journey through the following topics: Christ, sin, salvation, suffering, relationships, technology, church, earth, and identity.
This is a 1 semester course consisting of 5 units. Upon successful completion students will receive 0.5 credit towards high school graduation.
Purpose of the Course
The purpose of this course is to give students a space to think critically about some of the topics Christians find important and relevant in discovering meaning in life.
Required Course Materials
Please access the list of course materials from the OC Online book ordering system and order your materials as soon as possible. Oftentimes, course materials are on back order and you may experience a delay in receiving them, causing students to fall behind in their online coursework. When ordering used or rented materials, be careful that online access codes are also current.
Methods of Instruction
This course uses exams, writing assignments, discussions, group work, reading, and essays in order to consider each Christian perspective.
Methods of Evaluation
In this course you will be evaluated by your depth of response to essays, reflections, discussions, assessments, projects and virtual conversations with other classmates.