Content

This Diploma unit will examine the ways Jesus has been portrayed in the Bible and through history, together with a detailed study of how Jesus is viewed today. The unit will examine a range of cinematic, fictional and media examples of Christ figures.

Unit Code: CT0137W

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Diploma

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Whitley College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Articulate an understanding of Jesus based upon biblical references and a variety of historical conceptions.

2.

Evaluate, on theological criteria, a number of contemporary descriptions of Jesus

3.

Outline and discuss a theology of Jesus that is relevant in the 21st Century

Pedagogy

Lectures, seminars, discussion, video clips

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Class Test (30 minutes)

10.0

750-word film review

20.0

750-word book report

20.0

1,500-word theological essay

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 30 Jul, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-04 13:56:12 +1100