Seminary Courses

Study Areas

Youth Ministry

  • YM 605 Youth Ministry Management - Principles and Practices

    This course will evaluate youth ministry management practices and provide each student with the opportunity to hone his or her own management style. This will include the exploration of a range of methods for managing effective youth ministry. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 639 Apprenticeship I

    This one-year mentored learning experience focuses on intentional spiritual growth activities while the apprentice is fully engaged in ministry. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 681 Adolescent Spiritual Development

    This course explores key aspects of adolescent spiritual development and discipleship in the North American cultural context, and provides a venue for critical reflection on approaches to spiritual formation and discipleship in youth ministries in this culture. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 707 Counselling Adolescents and Their Families

    This course will explore and address some of the most common behavioral, emotional, and relational issues faced by today’s adolescents. It is intentionally designed to deliver practical equipping to frontline ministry practitioners in both church and parachurch ministries. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 711 Understanding Today's Youth Culture

    This course examines and evaluates the unique language, music, values, and heroes of contemporary adolescents in order to assist young people in navigating the complexities of media influence. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 772 Worldviews and Conversational Apologetics

    This course provides an opportunity for students to reflect critically upon the major worldviews and religious systems of the 21st century so that they can interact more effectively with people who have a different philosophical or theological starting point than their own. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.
  • YM 839 Apprenticeship II

    Building upon the foundation of Apprenticeship I, this one-year highly mentored learning experience guides students as they fully participate in real-life ministry contexts, gaining specific competencies, developing as a leader, and growing in ministry effectiveness. Note: Only available through the CYME (Coalition for Youth Ministry Excellence) Extension Site in Kelowna, BC. See Master of Youth Ministry program details for further information.