2021 Spring B | West Coast Baptist College

2021 Spring B

Monday, March 15, 2021 to Saturday, May 01, 2021

*Schedule is subject to change.

Class Schedule

Bachelor's Degree

On Campus, Online

Apologetics

This course is designed to give the student a system of principles to defend his faith, as well as present evidences that support the authenticity of the Christian faith.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
AP 101

Credit Hours
3

Department
Apologetics

Instructor
Tobi England

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: Mere Apologetics
Author: Alister McGrath
ISBN or ASIN: B006T4D2N8

Biblical Counseling: Conflict Resolution

This biblical counseling course deals with conflict and how it can be resolved through appropriate application of biblical principles. The sufficiency of Scripture will be paramount as the student learns to resolve conflict. Prerequisite: EN 102

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BC 320

Credit Hours
3

Department
Bible Counseling

Instructor
No instructor listed

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: By Design: Developing a Philosophy of Education Informed by a Christian Worldview
Author: Martha MacCullough
ISBN or ASIN: 1583315551

New Testament Survey

This course surveys the entire New Testament. Special emphasis is placed on authorship, date, and purpose of each book. The student will develop a broad outline for each book. The course will examine the background and content of each book.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BI 102

Credit Hours
3

Department
Bible

Instructor
Dustin Alley

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: Willmington's Bible Handbook
Author: Harold L. Willmington
ISBN or ASIN: 0842381740

Life of Christ

This course is an in-depth look at the harmonizing of the Gospels. It looks at the major chronological periods in the life of our Lord. The Lord's life and teachings will be examined with special emphasis on the crucifixion week.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BI 201

Credit Hours
3

Department
Bible

Instructor
No instructor listed

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: Notes in Course
Author: NA
ISBN or ASIN: Na

Methodical Bible Studies

This course will help the student develop sound Bible study methods. It will operate on the premise that the interpretation of Scripture is best understood by other Scripture. The student will learn a method to follow in the process of Bible study. The student will also be involved with hands-on projects applying each step in the process of Bible study.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BI 291

Credit Hours
2

Department
Bible

Instructor
Dr. Mike Lester

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: Rightly Divided
Author: J. Michael Lester
ISBN or ASIN: 1973381362

Baptist History and Distinctives

This course will survey the history of Baptist churches throughout the past two thousand years. Special emphasis will be placed on the historical distinctives of Baptists.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BI 401

Credit Hours
3

Department
Bible

Instructor
Dr. John Goetsch

Format
On Campus, Online

Course Books

Book Title: A Glorious Church
Author: Mike Gass
ISBN or ASIN: B002WN2WNG

On Campus

Contemporary Theology

This course provides a look at the various positions today, from fundamentalism to modernism. Special emphasis will be given to the challenges facing fundamentalism. The course will also examine the expanding influence of the charismatic movement, its push toward ecumenicalism, and the eventual one-world church.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
AP 401

Credit Hours
3

Department
Apologetics

Instructor
Dr. Mike Lester

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Keep the Faith
Author: Paul Chappell
ISBN or ASIN: 1598944231
Book Title: Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation
Author: Mark Sidwell
ISBN or ASIN: B01LYTRQZM

Contemporary Theology

This course provides a look at the various positions today, from fundamentalism to modernism. Special emphasis will be given to the challenges facing fundamentalism. The course will also examine the expanding influence of the charismatic movement, its push toward ecumenicalism, and the eventual one-world church.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
AP 401

Credit Hours
3

Department
Apologetics

Instructor
Dr. Mike Lester

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Keep the Faith
Author: Paul Chappell
ISBN or ASIN: 1598944231
Book Title: Set Apart: The Nature and Importance of Biblical Separation
Author: Mark Sidwell
ISBN or ASIN: B01LYTRQZM

Acts

This course covers a history of the early church and the spread of the Gospel. The book will be outlined as the Great Commission is fulfilled in the first century. The course will look at the development of Christianity and its doctrines.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BI 211

Credit Hours
2

Department
Bible

Instructor
Dr. Mike Lester

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Exploring Acts
Author: John Phillips
ISBN or ASIN: 825434904

Principles of Christian Living

This course is a class required for all freshmen as they enter school. It teaches students skills regarding study habits, character, library and reading skills, personal devotions, Bible memorization, and prayer. It is designed to help the student adjust from high school to college life here at West Coast.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
OR 101

Credit Hours
2

Department
Practical Theology

Instructor
Dr. Mark Rasmussen

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: The Disciplined Life
Author: Rihard Taylor
ISBN or ASIN: 764225979

Personal Evangelism

This course is designed to help the individual student be an effective witness for the Lord. Instruction will be given on how to reach the lost with the Gospel. Students will be required to memorize key verses for bringing sinners to Christ and giving them biblical assurance of salvation. Every student must participate in the TEAM soulwinning program of Lancaster Baptist Church.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
PT 111

Credit Hours
2

Department
Practical Theology

Instructor
Jerry Ferrso

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Take it Personally
Author: Paul Chappell
ISBN or ASIN: 1598943243

Christian Marriage and Home

This course provides the student with the biblical ingredients to a godly marriage and family. It will attempt to provide the student with the discernment needed to be able to provide a biblical balance in his family life and ministry.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
PT 311

Credit Hours
2

Department
Practical Theology

Instructor
Dr. Jim Schettler

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Are We There Yet?
Author: Paul Chappell
ISBN or ASIN: 1598943537

Freshman Speech

This course is designed to give the student the skills needed to properly prepare and deliver an effective speech.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
SPCH 101

Credit Hours
2

Department
Speech

Instructor
Deanna Williams

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Notes in Course
Author: NA
ISBN or ASIN: NA

Philosophy of Youth Ministry

This course introduces the basic philosophy, principles, and objectives in developing a Bible-based local church youth ministry. This course will review various options for ministering to youth, including camps, Sunday school, retreats, and youth evangelism.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
YM 101

Credit Hours
3

Department
Youth

Instructor
No instructor listed

Format
On Campus

Course Books

Book Title: Set Free to Choose Right
Author: Josh McDowell
ISBN or ASIN: B074TWV1H2

Online

General Principles of Biblical Counseling

This biblical counseling course will review many of the more complicated issues of our day in light of the Scriptures. Students will be equipped to biblically counsel those individual dealing with these challenging issues.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
BC 102

Credit Hours
3

Department
Bible Counseling

Instructor
Dr. George Crabb

Format
Online

Course Books

Book Title: Scripture and Counseling, God's Word For Life in a Broken World
Author: Bob Kellman
ISBN or ASIN: 9-780310-5-16835

Grammar and Composition 2

This course is designed to teach the creative art of composition, along with the study and review of word usage and the action of the parts of speech in the written composition. Communicating in a clear, effective, and appropriate manner and writing a collegiate research paper are the objectives of this class. Prerequisite: EN 101

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
EN 102

Credit Hours
3

Department
English

Instructor
Heidi Haynes

Format
Online

Course Books

Master's Degree

Online

Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

This course explores the process of bringing a new convert into becoming a fruitful disciple of Jesus Christ. Emphasis is placed on becoming that disciple personally as well as becoming a discipler of others.

Term

Day
Mon, Wed, Fri

Hour
1st Hour Courses (7:20 - 8:20 AM)

Location
No location listed

Course ID
PT 512

Credit Hours
3

Department
Practical Theology

Instructor
No instructor listed

Format
Online

Course Books

Book Title: By Design: Developing a Philosophy of Education Informed by a Christian Worldview
Author: Martha MacCullough
ISBN or ASIN: 1583315551