Preparation to enhance the ministries of worship leaders, writers, and other media practitioners by providing biblical and theological insights to the arts.
|Total Hours||66 credit hours|
|Degree Time Limit||7 years from first DTS class|
|Real-time courses||4 courses required |
(Fully Online degree)
|Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)||10 hours per academic year|
How do I select Media Arts electives?
What should I do and know for my apprenticeship (MW5102)?
Students will develop and enhance their artistic and communication skills in their anticipated ministry context. Students will construct a professional portfolio as part of the apprenticeship specific to each student’s ministry direction. Students are encouraged to discuss the context and requirements with Dr. Dipa Hart early in their program.
Immersive Studies provide opportunities for students to participate in a group accompanied by a DTS Media Arts and Worship faculty member in conferences, travel, or programs that are immersive and formal. The courses offer expertise on topics complementary to those offered in the Department of Media Arts and Worship. Enrollment in immersive field studies requires consent of the department. Students may incur additional costs such as conference fees and travel expenses.
|Course Name/Number||Faculty||Next Available||Future Availability|
|MW5201 Medieval Art and Spirituality||Dr. Glahn: email@example.com||Summer 2024||Summer 2026|
|MW5202 Calvin Festival: Writing and Writers||Dr. Glahn: firstname.lastname@example.org||Spring 2024||Offered in even numbered years|
|MW5203 Calvin Symposium: Worship Arts in the Church||Todd Agnew: email@example.com||Spring 2023||Offered in odd numbered years|
|MW5204 Theology at Sundance Film Festival*||Department||Spring 2023||Offered each spring (*pending faculty availability)|
|MW5205 South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festivals||Dr. Glenn Kreider: firstname.lastname@example.org||Spring 2023||Offered each spring|
|MW5206 British Authors and Biblical Themes|
Dr. Glahn: email@example.com
Dr. Grant: firstname.lastname@example.org
(first part only)
|Summer 2023||Summer 2025|
Students should plan their MW5102 Media Arts Apprenticeship with the MAMW department and Dr. Dipa Hart (Director of Ministry Formation and Internships).
|Credit Hours||30 hours completed|
– Progress toward SF5100/SF5110
|Number of Semesters||2|
What is required for Graduation?
The following are degree worksheets specific to students who entered the MAMW or reclassified to the MAMW in the following academic years. If students have questions about their specific degree requirements or degree audit, students should contact their academic advisor.
Master’s level students keep their current Logos Bible Software package. Future Logos updates or upgrades are the responsibility of each person and not done through DTS.
DTS graduates have three options for further training: