Course Category: Social Analysis

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Reconstructions of Roman Cardo in Jerusalem/Aelia Capitolina

Urban Life in the Greco-Roman World

Course Description: This online course uses sociological analysis to provide an introduction to the 1st-century Greco-Roman world, especially the cities. You, the user, will have the opportunity to create several 1st-century urban characters. Course Outcomes To demonstrate your understanding of some of the key dynamics of individual and social life in 1st-century Greco-Roman urban life by creating 1st-century Greco-Roman urban characters Urban Life in the Greco-Roman World  by Virginia Wiles is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://goodwaylearning.com.

Portrait of family of Septimius Severus

A Short Introduction to Sociology

Course Description This online course introduces you, the user, to basic sociological language and concepts. Three “sociological grids” are illustrated in the course. You will have the opportunity to use the three grids to do some rudimentary analysis of your own experience in the world. Course Outcomes To ask sociological questions and to practice three sociological methods in relation to your own cultural setting in preparation for engaging the socio-theology of the New Testament. A Short Introduction to Sociology by Virginia Wiles is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Based on a work at https://goodwaylearning.com.