The Augustine Institute Short Courses bring you the orthodox and engaging instruction that has been enjoyed by over a thousand students since 2005, but at a fraction of the cost and time of a full graduate course. Each Short Course includes three to four hours of high-quality video instruction together with reading assignments that are modest in length but generous in depth and beauty.

What's Included

  • Interactive lessons, featuring guided presentations and videos
  • A top Catholic professor and theologian as your instructor
  • Certificate of Completion
  • A FREE copy of Dr. Klein's book, God, from the acclaimed What Every Catholic Should Know series
  • Discussion forum to ask questions and share ideas

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Introduction and Course Resources

    • Course Overview

    • About the Instructor

    • Course Requirements

  • 2

    Session 1: Introduction

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 3

    Session 2: God's Existence

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 4

    Session 3: God Exists

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 5

    Session 4: The Trinity & the Bible

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 6

    Session 5: The Trinity & Reason

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 7

    Session 6: The Central Mystery

    • Office Hours (Session Introduction)

    • Reading from God: What Every Catholic Should Know

    • Video & Discussion

    • Presentation Slides

    • Additional Resources

    • Check for Understanding

  • 8

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion Video

    • Congratulations!

Watch Intro Video

Meet Professor Klein

Course Video Introduction

About the Professor

Assistant Professor of Theology

Elizabeth Klein

Elizabeth Klein is an assistant professor of theology at the Augustine Institute. Originally from Ontario, Canada, she holds a PhD from the University of Notre Dame and is chiefly devoted to the writings of St. Augustine. She now lives in Denver with her husband and two sons.

FAQ

  • Is the course tuition refundable?

    We're certain you'll be inspired and edified by this course. However, if you're not satisfied with the quality or course content, please contact customer service.

  • What's included with the course?

    41 interactive lessons, featuring guided presentation and videos, a FREE copy of Dr. Klein's book, God, from the acclaimed What Every Catholic Should Know series, thought-provoking discussion forum so you can share ideas with your course peers, certificate of completion, suitable for framing.

  • What are the technical requirements?

    The course will run on any device and any web browser. We do not support Roku or Apple TV.

  • Can I learn at my own pace?

    All aspects of the course are self running so you can learn any time, any place.

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Through this course, you will come to understand and know God at a deeper level.