Our University Credit Courses have been approved for credit through the University of the Nations. They are graded courses that also grant you Certification. Many of these classes focus on training you in specific areas of Arts, Media, and Entertainment. Tuition is $468 per College credit unit. Additional University of the Nations registration is required for you to receive college credit. 

All of our University Credit Courses are on a Semester Schedule and start in either August or in January. You can enroll anytime, but the course will not be available for grading until the semester cycle of August or January.

Tuition for our University Credit Courses is $468 per College credit unit.

Tuition Includes: Access to online all course materials, including teachings via written material, audio, and video. Teacher’s time and research. Administering and grading all homework and tests. (for our Certification Courses & University Credit Courses) Some of our courses include an ebook version of the required books in your tuition. Some courses require you to purchase books in addition to your tuition. 

Once you register for an online University Credit Courses, it will be available to you anywhere at any time. We want you to be able to learn on the schedule that works best for you. You don’t have to be online at any specific time for the classes, however, all of our University Credit Courses start in August or in January. 

For our University Credit Courses, the Students must be 15 years old to enroll in the courses. High school student can enroll in our University Credit Courses as part of their homeschooling curriculum. You will need to confirm the course is approved to be included as part of your homeschooling curriculum.

To register for one of YWAM Hollywood’s University Credit Courses, simply add it to your cart and check out. 


This is a great class for worshipers to improve their understanding of music. This is a biblically based course about Music Theory and how you can apply it to worship. Our passion is to help Christians worship God through the arts, and music theory is the basic foundation you need in music. This class is for anyone wanting to learn about music theory and how to apply their knowledge and understanding in worship. Worshipers, worship leaders, prayer room musicians. The course will equip you to understand basic music theory and enable you to improve your excellence in worship. 

This class is a one unit credit UofN course. This course includes a series of over 25 short videos, by Joyce Meade, on music theory and how it applies to worship. The class is for worshipers and prayer room musicians. It includes a basic introduction to music theory as well as teachings on how to use music theory in worship. There is also a music theory textbook used by the students. A pdf of the textbook is included in the tuition for the class. The teaching material is written and pre-recorded audio / video. The online class can be taken when the students have time. Class is divided into 6 sections. There is a final for the student to complete at the end of the course.

All of our University Credit Courses are on a Semester Schedule and start in either August or in January. You can enroll anytime, but the course will not be available for grading until the semester cycle of August or January.









School Leader and Teacher Information: 

Teacher Information - Joyce Meade 

Joyce Meade joined Youth With A Mission in 2001, and has taught music theory for years, including in YWAM Schools of Music Ministry (SMM). She has taught with the University of the Nations and traveled widely as Assistant Dean of College of Arts and Sports in University of Nations helping to establish new training programs and strengthening existing ones in fine art, dance, music and sports. Joyce has her BA in Music Education. 

Joyce organized and directed children's orchestra - Manchester Junior Symphony and partnering adult orchestra Manchester Community Orchestra. Founding member of Sammamish Symphony Orchestra in Seattle area. Currently Joyce is the Director Symphony of Nations which she founded in 2002 and is serving as a musicianary in David’s Tent in Washington D.C.  

School Leader - Dr. Rev. Diane Wigstone

Dr. Rev. Diane Wigstone is the current Director of YWAM Hollywood. She worked with the School of Music Ministries International to develop and teach Music & Worship schools all over the world. 

Diane is a worship leader, singer, songwriter, and recorded artist. Diane has taught with the University of the Nations for many years. She has traveled to over 60 countries and has trained students from over 100 countries. 

Diane has her Bachelor’s (BBA), Master’s (MBA), and Doctorate in Business (DBA).



This is a biblically based course about Ancient Art from The Creation up to the advent of the Intertesamental period. It teaches art history and how God has moved through the arts, and been present within art throughout human history. The course will equip students to understand visual arts through Bible teachings and enable students to impart and teach art in various cultural settings. The course will expose and train students concerning ancient art history integrated with biblical understanding and reference. Students will learn about the beginnings of foundations and cultures through the context of the art world. Students will become familiar with how ancient art coordinates with the Bible and promotes student growth as a disciple of Jesus Christ. 


 

Course Information Summary

Course Name

Ancient Art: The Tapestry of the Ages 

Course Numbers

ARTH3301

UofN Course Numbers

ES123822

Course Credit Type

College Credit - University of the Nations

College Credit Units

3

Course Tuition

$1,404

Required Book Expenses

Textbook required

Total Tuition and Books

$1,404

Start date: 

January 11, 2021

End date:

March 7, 2021

Course Leader 

Gene Berryhill, Phd.



Teacher Information: Gene Berryhill has three degrees in art/design/art history and extensive experience as a professor teaching in Universities in California, Germany, Bulgaria, China, Hawaii, New York, and Pennsylvania. She has taught courses at numerous Universities over the years, including at UofN, Biola, Belmont, and is still currently teaching as Full Professor of Art History at the University of Maryland-UMUC through their online course curriculum. She is the recipient of two academic awards for "in the field" professional projects. Gene became a Fulbright Senior Scholar in 2003, 2005 to Germany and Bulgaria in 2010 and 2016-17. Gene was a recipient of an NEH collaborative research grant (2006-2009). Gene is a highly sought after University professor with extensive experience teaching online classes.

She is also a successful practitioner in her fields of study. Gene is a professional artist and photographer, with exhibition credits all over the world. Gene is also a professional musician and tours internationally with the band the “The Surfaris” with their classic hit, “Wipe Out,” written by her husband Bob Berryhill. They were inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum in 2019.

But, perhaps more important than all of the items on her extensive and impressive resume, is that Gene loves Jesus, and has a vibrant walk with God.

All your life you have dreamed of writing your first book. You want to share with others what God has done in your life, or what God has taught you. Now is the time. We are excited to show you how you can make your dreams come true! This course, “How to Write Your Nonfiction Book,” will teach you the process you need to know to write your book so that you can impact the world for Christ. 

This course is taught by Dr. Rev. Diane Wigstone, through written material, prerecorded video, and/or prerecorded audio teaching. Therefore, all course content is available for you to read, watch, or listen to, whenever works best for your schedule. The class is set up so that each student can work at their own pace. We work with each student individually to review and grade their completed homework. 

The class is divided into 6 sections. There are 21 class sessions that have homework related to writing your book. 

The class tuition includes the required 21 chapter textbook, which is a fill in the blank pdf eBook Workbook that goes along with your homework for each session.



 

Course Information Summary

Course Name

How to Write Your Nonfiction Book

Course Numbers

ENGL3301

UofN Course Numbers

ES121946

Course Credit Type

College Credit - University of the Nations

College Credit Units

3

Course Tuition

$1,404

Required Book Expenses

Workbook pdf eBook Included 

Total Tuition and Books

$1,404

Start date: 

Upon Enrollment

End date:

Enrollment Date + 3 Months*

Course Leader 

Dr. Rev. Diane Wigstone


* Students Must Complete the course within 3 Months after Enrollment Date to receive credit for the course. 

The class is a 3 unit college credit course through the University of the Nations. The University of the Nations classes that are offered through YWAM Hollywood are $468 per credit unit, so the 3 unit course is $1404. The course is set up to be completed in 3 months, but you can apply for an extension if needed.

Teacher Information: Dr. Rev. Diane Wigstone has taught with the University of the Nations for many years. She has traveled to over 60 countries and has trained students from over 100 countries. Diane has her Bachelor’s (BBA), Master’s (MBA), and Doctorate in Business (DBA). She is the current Director of YWAM Hollywood. Diane is the author and creator of over 50 books. She is President of the Kingdom Enterprises International Publishing Company.