Spirituality (SPR)

SPR 3610 - Spirituality: Work & Vocation

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course will examine the lifelong process of discernment that leads to the identification of one's vocation or calling in life, as well as the meaning and spirituality of work. The course will involve personal reflection and internalization of the spiritual dimension of the student's life experience.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1005

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 3800 - Eastern Spirituality

Credit(s): 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1000

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 3840 - Women, Religion & Spirituality

Credit(s): 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1000

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 3890 - Spirituality and Psychology

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course will explore the interface of religion, spirituality and psychology as exemplified in the practice of psychology where many of the issues that come to the psychotherapist are existential questions such as the meaning of life, work and personal relationships.

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1000

Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students in the Schl for Professional Studies college.

SPR 3900 - Universal Spirituality

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course explores the various approaches to Spirituality. It brings together complementary elements from different schools that build a comprehensive spirituality. Historic, geographic, gender and cultural differences are studied as expressions of a single core spirituality.

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 3930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

SPR 3980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1 or 3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

SPR 4600 - Spirituality Peace and Justice

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course will introduce the student to the Catholic social teaching tradition regarding peace and justice. It will also explore the dynamic relationship between the work of peace and justice in contemporary society and the spiritual life.

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 4610 - Spirituality:Ethics/Leadership

Credit(s): 3 Credits

This course will explore the theological meaning of ethical work, and the spiritual dimension of leadership. Students will be introduced to the basic theories and concepts of ethics as applied to professional settings. Spiritual-based leadership styles will be studied. Students will use case studies to analyze ethical dilemmas that arise in one or more areas of leadership and professional life.

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 4620 - Cont Adult Spirituality Conf

Credit(s): 1 Credit

This capstone experience will pull together the spirituality theme grounded in each foundation course. Student course papers will be presented, interdisciplinary discussion panels and plenary sessions will be held and a keynote address from one of the course text authors will be given. Students will also write a final reflection from the event for CAS certification.

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 4810 - Spirituality, Peace & Justice

Credit(s): 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1005

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 4820 - Spirituality: Ethics and Leadership

Credit(s): 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 1905; THEO 1005

Attributes: Prof. Studies Students Only

SPR 4930 - Special Topics

Credit(s): 3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)

SPR 4980 - Independent Study

Credit(s): 1 or 3 Credits (Repeatable for credit)