It is a programmed course at Diploma level to train Christian workers in the basic principles of hermeneutics and homiletics.
The course has been taken to great advantage by thousands of students in various languages.
The 10 programmed lessons contain theory and practice.
This course presupposes that the students have a basic Biblical knowledge. At least the SEAN courses: Abundant Life, The Big Picture, and the first three books of the Compendium of Pastoral Theology (the life of Jesus according to St Matthew).
The course is based on review and practice in the group meetings. Therefore, it is essential that the course study be led by a competent Study Group Leader who uses the Group Leader’s Guide and also knows how to preach well.