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GWC 500-55 Diocese of Bismarck Catholic Educator Convocation: Pursuit of Happiness with the Catholic Tradition and it's Education Practice is a Course

GWC 500-55 Diocese of Bismarck Catholic Educator Convocation: Pursuit of Happiness with the Catholic Tradition and it's Education Practice

Oct 17 - Dec 1, 2018
1 credit

$45 Enroll

Full course description

Event Sponsor: *

Diocese of Bismarck

Event Contact Name: *

Michael Taylor

Position or Title: *

Instructor

Event Contact Phone: *

(701) 355-8360

Event Contact Email: *

mwtaylor@umary.edu

Event Location: *

University of Mary Lumen Vitae

Event Start Date: *

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Event End Date: *

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

For credit review, indicate from the list below which University of Mary school the event most closely aligns with: *

Liffrig Family School of Education and Behavioral Science

Objective and Outcomes: *

1. An examination of happiness and its possibility, in light of the Catholic principle of complementarity of faith and reason across disciplines.
2. Articulating the Christian character of happiness as its expressed and historically incarnated in various facets of culture and how it relates to education and personal formation.
3. Applying the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine tradition on happiness to the challenges facing the full integration of the intellectual, emotional, spiritual, and social dimensions of the human person.

Resources/Course Materials: *

Happiness and Contemplation, Peiper, Josef (1998). 
The Great Divorce. Lewis, C.S.
The Catechism of the Catholic Church
Fides et Ratio, John Paul II

Attendance: *

sign in sheet

Evaluation and Evidence of Learning and Application: *

Reflective reading journal to be submitted on Canvas.
synthesis essay