SPC-TWU Joint Program
This joint program enables students to take the first two years at Summit Pacific College and the final two years at TWU. Each institution offers several courses on the other institution’s campus during the four-year degree. TWU grants the B.A. in General Studies.
B.A. in General Studies (TWU)
First and Second Year at Summit Pacific College (60 sem. hrs.)
1.1 Concentration in Biblical Studies
|BIBL 211||Historical Literature||3|
|BIBL 212||Acts of the Apostles||3|
|BIBL 311||Pauline Literature||3|
|THEO 421||New Testament Theology||3|
|THEO 422||Old Testament Theology||3|
plus TWU RELS electives (300 and 400 level)* (6)
1.2 Christianity and Culture**
|RELS 131||Introduction to Spiritual Issues||3|
|RELS 132||Cross-cultural Studies||3|
|RELS 133||Religious Conversion in a Multi-Faith Society||3|
|HIST 112||History of the Pentecostal Church||3|
1.4 Open Electives (21 sem. hrs.)
from approved university-equivalent courses such as:
|BIBL 214||Major Prophets||3|
|BIBL 314||Wisdom Literature of the Old Testament||3|
|BIBL 316||Eschatological Literature||3|
|THEO 321||Biblical Theology of the Holy Spirit||3|
plus one additional BIBL or THEO elective (3 sem. hrs.)
Second and Third Year Studies at Trinity Western University (62 sem. hrs.)
2.1 Core Requirements
(See Graduation Requirements section, particularly for further details on core requirements.)
|ENGL 103, 104||6|
|Fine Arts, Media and Culture||3|
|Natural Science (including one lab science course)||6|
(300 or 400 level, for concentration)
|Society and Culture||3|
|Interdisciplinary Studies (400 level)||3|
2.3 Minor (24 sem. hrs.)
In fields such as English, History, Psychology, and Sociology.
Total minimum required for a TWU bachelor’s degree is 122 sem. hrs., of which 42 sem. hrs. must be 300 or 400 level courses.
*TWU concentration (30 sem. hrs.) in Biblical Studies requires that a minimum of half of the upper level requirements (i.e., 6 sem. hrs. of the 12) be taken at TWU.
**Courses in this category count towards a TWU degree as part of this program only. They are not transferable otherwise.back to top
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