The Minor in Intercultural Studies is a program of study designed to provide the student with the underlying philosophy of biblical missions, an in-depth study of a missionary's life and work, and some initial training in cross-cultural transitions. Coursework for the minor can be used to fulfill elective requirements in a major area of study. Program Director: Mr. Joel Hernandez.
The student will:1. develop an understanding of basic elements of culture.2. develop an awareness of his or her responsibility as a Christian in a multi-cultural world.3. understand the adjustments inherent in cross-cultural ministries.4. understand the historical development of missions and the specific role played by Assembly missions.
Acts/Paul (BT 334)History of Missions (ICS 106)Missionary Life and Work (ICS 212)Missions and Evangelism 2 (ICS 214)Comparative Religions (REL 308)Cultural Anthropology (SOC 314)Choose one of the following courses: Church Planting and Growth (ICS 310) Cross-Cultural Communication (ICS 330) Regional Studies Elective (ICS 341-347)
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The mission of Emmaus Bible College, as an institution of higher learning, is to glorify God by teaching the Bible and by educating and equipping learners to serve and lead in churches, ministries, communities, and vocations.