Content

The unit introduces students to the basic teachings of the Christian faith from a Lutheran theological perspective. It covers creation, image of God, the person and work of Christ, justification, universalism, Law and Gospel, the Two Kingdoms, Baptism, Saint and Sinner, The Last Things and Holy Communion. All this is done with reference to the contemporary context in which students do theology, especially schools and churches.

Unit Code: CT1102L

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Australian Lutheran College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Describe, discuss and communicate the distinctive teachings of the Christian faith

2.

Identify Scripture-based and gospel-centred foundations of Lutheran theology and apply these as they investigate areas of theology

3.

Examine contemporary issues in the light of their theological knowledge and compose theologically-sound responses to them

Pedagogy

This unit provides students with the opportunity to engage with online learning materials, including study notes, video, PowerPoint and personal discussions with the lecturer on request. An intensive workshop of three days (approximately 20 hours) of lectures, inquiry, group activities and discussion is also offered.

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Portfolio

Portfolio (Workbook) 500 words equivalent

13.0
Portfolio

Portfolio (Workbook) 500 words equivalent

13.0
Report

Report (on visual depiction of theology)

20.0
Essay

Essay 500 words

40.0
Portfolio

Portfolio (Workbook) 500 words equivalent

14.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 18 Oct, 2018

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-04 23:25:51 +1100