Secondary Bible Education

The Secondary Bible Education minor is for non-teacher education majors who want to prepare to teach secondary Bible classes in a Christian school.  This minor does not provide a means of a state teaching license, but may be sufficient to receive a Bible specialist certificate from one or more Christian school accreditation agencies.

Objectives:

  • Articulate a biblical philosophy of Christian education and the importance of biblical instruction for adolescents. 
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of various pedagogical strategies and assessment methods for the secondary classroom. 
  • Identify and evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of various curricular resources. 
  • Successfully organize and manage a secondary Bible class for a stable learning environment.

 

Minor Requirements:
Foundations of Education                  
Philosophy of Christian Education               
Educational Psychology                          
Teaching Secondary Bible                  
Reading in the Content Area
Internship (60 hours)

Total Hours (18 hours)