Orality Certificate

The Certificate in Orality requires 12 credits of coursework.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Orality Certificate, students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate an introductory level knowledge of theories of oral learning and oral missionary strategies.

2. Apply concepts of narrative and orality to their career goals.

Curriculum Requirements 

These courses may also be combined with core courses leading to an M.A. in Intercultural Studies degree.

Choose four of the following:
ISAN 513Comparative Folklore and Mythology3
or ISCL 712 Topics in Oral Ministries
ISAN 531Sign, Symbol and Structure3
or ISCL 786 Signs, Symbols and Semiotics
ISCL 744Narrative in Scripture and Teaching3
Choose one of the following ISCL 712 Topics: 3
Scripture in Use, Telling the Story, Oral Literature, Narrative and Song, Learning the Story
Total Credits12