Grow & GLO@EAST – Great Learning at EAST

GLO@EAST – Great Learning Online/Onsite with EAST Courses*

EAST is committed to offering as best a learning experience as possible whether online, onsite, or concurrently (both simultaneously). Our desire is integrated learning involving the heart, head, and hands through the power of the Holy Spirit, resulting in a transformative outcome.

*We are offering our full value courses (up to $510/course) free from tuition fees for audit students (i.e. not for credit or grade) as part of the GLO@EAST promotion. Registration fee of S$40 is still payable upon sign–up to confirm your place at the class of your choice. Credit students will have to pay registration and tuition fees.

The following courses are offered as part of the GLO@EAST promotion.

Onsite” courses meet at EAST campus. “Online” courses will have synchronous sessions held only online. “Concurrent” courses are held onsite and online simultaneously. Singapore residents who are taking the course for credit can only take the course onsite. Audit students must choose either onsite or online for the duration of the course.

Certain classes will require audit students to complete some assignments and/or in-class projects to maximise their learning experience.


Registration deadline is Tuesday, 17 May 2022. Online registration is available here.

Integral Mission and Transformational Development (Concurrent)
IS566/LF525, 3 Credits
25 May – 3 June (from Wednesday through the following Friday, excluding Saturday and Sunday)
9.00 am-5.00 pm
This course will examine the fundamentals of integral mission and transformational development, as well as the relationship between the two. The lessons and case studies from this course will help prepare students interested in serving cross-culturally among poor and marginalized least-reached communities.

Alvin Tey, PhD candidate, has served with Operation Mobilisation (OM) since 2014. He led OM’s Mercy Teams International and their transformational development ministries across Southeast Asia. Alvin’s areas of research and ministry are in integral mission, transformational development, biblical contextualisation and spiritual formation. Alvin is married to Kalene, and they have three children.


Crisis Counselling (Concurrent)
LF563, 3 Credits
25 May – 3 June (from Wednesday through the following Friday, excluding Saturday and Sunday)
9.00 am-5.00 pm

Where is God in the midst of pain, suffering, a pandemic? How do I come alongside and help those who question God’s goodness? This course will equip you to provide effective emotional, spiritual and psychological care to individuals, families and communities following critical incidents and times of crisis.

Anne Fallow, PsyD (Clinical Psychology), has been on staff with Cru for 46 years. She served in Asia for 15 years and has been a member of the Vice President’s Global Leadership Team where she assisted in crisis debriefs, various personal and team assessments and mentoring women in leadership across Asia. She has come alongside teams, families and individuals who have experienced trauma and various crisis situations. She is the mother of three (raised in Asia) and the grandmother of six.


Registration deadline is Tuesday, 17 May 2022.


Textbooks for the above courses are listed here. Please note that no additional copies of textbooks will be available for sale during class time besides those available with prior confirmed textbook orders.

Maximum Class Size

Each course has a class size limit whether online or onsite. You will be informed by the Registrar Office if the class that you seek to register has reached its maximum size.



All courses listed below (except intensive and Partners in Ministry classes) are for the semester of 10 January-13 May 2022. Registration deadline is Friday, 31 December 2021.






  • Spiritual Formation at Home Online (LF433, 2 credits), 10 January – 7 March 2022, Mondays, 1.00 pm-3.00 pm, Mrs Josephine Goh.
  • New Testament Overview Concurrent (NT412, 1 credit), 21 March – 25 April 2022, Mondays, 1.00 pm-3.00 pm, Dr Jeannette Shubert and Ms Napitchaya Su Panum.