[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Jun 09, 2023  
[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

REL 460 - Cyberculture: New Challenges for Pastoral Ministry

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): REL 123 , REL 110RS  , REL 210RS  or REL 223 
This course explores major themes of communication theology in today's cyberculture. This exploration includes an overview of different ways that church ministers are using communication technologies from an international down to a local level. This overview includes a critical evaluation/ discernment of how Internet culture reflects positively or negatively on the world of faith and religion. Pastoral ministers will explore how to integrate their ministry into the emerging digital culture as an active content producer. Students will acquire skills necessary to be effective Gospel proclaimers in cyberculture.