HDS 1980

Seminar for Advanced New Testament Students

Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza


A bi-weekly seminar required for ThM candidates in the field and for ThD and PhD candidates until the term following successful completion of general exams; recommended for MTS and MDiv students who plan to apply for doctoral studies in the field. Topic for 2013-14: The seminar will introduce students to the discipline of NT studies. We will examine the history, methods, research areas, educational practices, theoretical paradigms and future visions of the discipline. Special attention will be given to the changes underway in doctoral studies.

Enrollment Limited: Limited to 10 students. Instructor's permission required.
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 3420hf


0.50 credits
Full year course 2013-2014
Meets Biweekly
Tues 12pm-2pm
Andover Hall Room 117

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • New Testament and Early Christianity
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Christianity
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Public Leadership, Community Organizing, and Planning
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) None