Systematic Theology 1


Course Outline

The Christian church has a long tradition of systematic theology, that is, studying theolgoy and doctrine organized around categories such as the Word of God, redemption, and Jesus Christ. In Systematic Theology 1, Wayne Grudem introduces the doctrines of God's Word, God, and humanity. This course features a strong emphasis on the scriptural basis for each docrtine; clear teaching, with technical terms kept to a minimum, and a contemporary approach.

This course features:

  • A strong emphasis on the scriptural basis for each doctrine
  • Clear teaching, with technical terms kept to a minimum
  • A contemporary approach, treating subjects of special interest to the church today
  • A friendly tone, appealing to the emotions and the spirit as well as the intellect
  • Frequent application to life

Course Instructor

Wayne Grudem

Ph.D., University of Cambridge


Wayne Grudem is research professor of Theology and Biblical Studies at Phoenix Seminary in Phoenix, Arizona. He taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School for 20 years. He has also served as the President of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and President of the Evangelical Theological Society. He holds degrees from Harvard (AB), Westminster Theological Seminary (M.Div., D.D.), and Cambridge (Ph.D.). He is the author of more than 100 academic articles and over a dozen books, including the bestselling Systematic Theology.

Course Outline

1.   Introduction

2.  The Word of God and Canon

3.  Authority and Inerrancy

4.  The Clarity and Necessity of Scripture

5.  The Sufficiency of Scripture

6.  God's Existence and Knowability

7.  God's Incommunicable Attributes

8.  God's Communicable Attributes

9.  MIDTERM EXAM


10.  The Trinity

11.   Creation and Providence

12.  Miracles and Prayer

13.  Angels, Satan, and Demons

14.  Creation of Man, Male and Female

15.  The nature of Man and Sin

16.  Covenants

17.  FINAL EXAM

Course Textbook

This Course is based on the book Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine by Wayne Grudem. While taking this course, you will have online access to most of this book's contents. However, if you want off line access or want this book in your personal library as a long-term reference, you may purchase it by clicking on the button to the right which will link you to amazon.ca. 


Clearwater College is a participant in the Amazon.com.ca, Inc. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.ca. When you purchase from amazon.ca by linking through our website, Clearwater College receives a referral fee not only for this book, but also for any other purchases during your session on Amazon after linking through our site.


Course Details

Systematic Theology 1

by Wayne Grudem


15 Units, Self-paced

4.5 Hours of Video

12 Months of Access to All Online Content

3 Credits toward a Certificate, Diploma or Degree

Support by a Clearwater College Professor


Cost: $510 CAN

Systematic Theology 2


Course Description

The Christian church has a long tradition of systematic theology, that is, studying theology and doctrine organized around categories such as the Word of God, redemption, and Jesus Christ. In Systematic Theology 2, Wayne Grudem introduces the doctrines of Christ, the Holy Spirit, redemption, the church, and the future.

This course features:

  • A strong emphasis on the scriptural basis for each doctrine
  • Clear teaching, with technical terms kept to a minimum
  • A contemporary approach, treating subjects of special interest to the church today
  • A friendly tone, appealing to the emotions and the spirit as well as the intellect
  • Frequent application to life

Course Instructor

Wayne Grudem

Ph.D. University of Cambridge


Wayne Grudem is research professor of Theology and Biblical Studies at Phoenix Seminary in Phoenix, Arizona. He taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School for 20 years. He has also served as the President of the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and President of the Evangelical Theological Society. He holds degrees from Harvard (AB), Westminster Theological Seminary (M.Div., D.D.), and Cambridge (Ph.D.). He is the author of more than 100 academic articles and over a dozen books, including the bestselling Systematic Theology.

Course Outline

1.   The Person and Work of Christ

2.  The Resurrection, Ascension, and Offices of Christ

3.  The Work of the Holy Spirit

4.  Common Grace, Election, and Reprobation

5.  The Gospel Call and Regeneration

6.  Conversion, Justification, and Adoption

7.  Sanctification, Baptism, and Perseverance

8.  Death and the Intermediate State, Union with Christ

9.  MIDTERM EXAM


10.  The Church: Nature, Marks, Purposes, Purity, and Unity

11.   The Power of the Church and Church Government

12.  Means of Grace within the Church: Baptism and the Lord's                    Supper

13.  Worship and Gifts of the Holy Spirit

14.  The Return of Christ

15.  The Millenium

16.  Final Judgment and the New Heavens and New Earth

17.  FINAL EXAM

Course Textbook

This Course is based on the book Systematic Theology: An Introduction to Biblical Doctrine by Wayne Grudem. While taking this course, you will have online access to most of this book's contents. However, if you want off line access or want this book in your personal library as a long-term reference, you may purchase it by clicking on the button to the right which will link you to amazon.ca.


Clearwater College is a participant in the Amazon.com.ca, Inc. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.ca. When you purchase from amazon.ca by linking through our website, Clearwater College receives a referral fee not only for this book, but also for any other purchases during your session on Amazon after linking through our site.


Course Details

Systematic Theology 2

by Wayne Grudem


15 Units, Self-paced

5.25 Hours of Video

12 Months of Access to All Online Content

3 Credits toward a Certificate, Diploma or Degree

Support by a Clearwater College Professor


Cost: $510 CAN