Cultural Competencies

CHP/MSS 6613
Semester Credit Hours Faculty Modality Meeting Time Location
Spring 2022 3

W. Payne

In-Person JAN 21 & 22; FEB 18 & 19; MAR 18 & 19; APR 22 & 23, 2022
F: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM, S: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This course emphasizes the idea of culture as it uses the disciplines of cultural anthropology, cross-cultural communication, and sociology to help students develop cultural competencies that will inform how they practice ministry in the multi-cultural context of a given ministry setting. The course emphasizes cultural knowledge, cultural awareness, and cultural encounters. The course utilizes case studies,
self-assessment, and participant observation.


No prerequisites required.