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    Suggested: 6 hours/week...

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    Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

    Week
    1
    1 hour to complete

    Image Matters to Theology (and You)

    6 videos (Total 48 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    6 videos
    Orientation4m
    Why Images?7m
    Theology, as a Work of the Imagination7m
    Concept of God vs. Image of God8m
    The Image of God: A Psychoanalytic Understanding16m
    1 reading
    Recommended Readings for Module 110m
    1 practice exercise
    Module 1 Quiz10m
    Week
    2
    1 hour to complete

    God as Father: Psychoanalytic Approaches to God-Image

    5 videos (Total 55 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    5 videos
    God is Our Father, Is He Good Enough?10m
    Freud, a Theologian12m
    Imago: Psychoanalysis and Religion10m
    Why did Freud Reject God the Father?18m
    1 reading
    Recommended Readings for Module 210m
    1 practice exercise
    Module 2 Quiz10m
    Week
    3
    1 hour to complete

    God as Heaven: Korean Confucian Culture and God-Image

    5 videos (Total 50 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    5 videos
    Understanding Self (and God) in the West and East11m
    Mental and Collective Representations of God10m
    Hanunim: The Korean Term for God7m
    The Heaven in Korean Confucianism15m
    1 reading
    Recommended Readings for Module 310m
    1 practice exercise
    Module 3 Quiz10m
    Week
    4
    1 hour to complete

    God as Rice: A Dialectical Imagination of Minjung Theologians

    5 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
    5 videos
    A Way of Dialogical Imagination5m
    Minjung Theology and Its Creative Imagination6m
    Chang Il-dam: A Social Biography of Minjung10m
    God is Rice15m
    1 reading
    Recommended Readings for Module 410m
    1 practice exercise
    Module 4 Quiz10m
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    Top reviews from Re-imaging God in Korean Context

    By RMFeb 18th 2018

    Concise, completely on topic, lots of excellent references for future study. Very interesting and thought provoking.

    By JQNov 14th 2017

    Interesting course about stuff I'd never considered. Thanks.

    Instructor

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    Soo-Young Kwon

    Professor
    College of Theology

    About Yonsei University

    Yonsei University was established in 1885 and is the oldest private university in Korea. Yonsei’s main campus is situated minutes away from the economic, political, and cultural centers of Seoul’s metropolitan downtown. Yonsei has 3,500 eminent faculty members who are conducting cutting-edge research across all academic disciplines. There are 18 graduate schools, 22 colleges and 133 subsidiary institutions hosting a selective pool of students from around the world. Yonsei is proud of its history and reputation as a leading institution of higher education and research in Asia....

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