Graduate Course Catalog

General Studies

GS 501 – Theological Research and Writing

  • Course Number: GS 501
  • Department: General Studies
  • Units: 3
  • Level: Graduate

Theological Research and Writing will prepare students for research and writing requirements of future Shiloh University course work. It will instruct students in the categories of biblical and theological resources, and how to utilize EndNote in cataloging resources. The students will learn various types and approaches to biblical and theological research, and the process of writing a research paper. The course includes a review of basic grammar in preparation for future studies in the biblical languages and the process of biblical exegesis.

GS 510 – Master’s Thesis

  • Course Number: GS 510
  • Department: General Studies
  • Units: 3
  • Level: Graduate

The Master’s Thesis is an independent study assignment, an elective for the Master of Divinity degree. The student will be writing an Applied Research Thesis that demonstrates the ability to develop a coherent, sustained theological argument reflecting an in-depth study of a theological topic.