Class Offerings with Tom Muma

The following two classes will be offered by Tom Muma, who is a homeschool dad, has a BS in electrical engineering degree from NCSU and an M-Div from CIU.

Precalculus with Trigonometry

This course is designed to make the student ready for college level calculus. Students will work through the Math.U.See curriculum. Classes will meet two days per week for 90 minutes each at CrossPoint Community Church in downtown Boone. Students will be expected to do a few hours a week of homework to develop proficiency.

Cost: $41 includes student workbook (student should also have a protractor, a ruler, a scientific calculator that does square roots, trigonometric functions, logarithms, and natural log)

Length of course: 15 weeks beginning in August (semester 1) 15 weeks beginning in January (semester 2)

Prerequiste: Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2

Introduction to Biblical Ethics

This course is designed to equip the student to be able to discern and apply biblical mandates and principles to both personal and social ethics. The student will develop a foundation from which to expand his/her own understandings and convictions regarding proper human behavior as prescribed in scripture. Emphasis on developing proper hermeneutical (determine the meaning of scripture) skills along with reasoning and critical thinking will be made concerning issues that are especially relevant to our culture today. Classroom time will largely be in discussion format to enhance the development of critical thinking skills in the student. Class will meet one day per week for 90 minutes at Crosspoint Community Church in downtown Boone. Homework time is estimated at a couple of hours per week.

Cost: $38 includes textbook (An Introduction to Biblical Ethics, Robertson McQuilkin, Paul Copan, Third Edition) Student must also have a Bible and a notebook to record homework results and classroom notes.

Length of course: 15 weeks beginning in August

Prerequisite: Student must be doing high school level work

Those interested in taking either class, please contact Tom Muma at tom.muma@e3partners.org