Content

“Where there is salvation, its name is Jesus; its grammar is the cross and resurrection” (Rowan Williams). This unit explores the key theological questions in the doctrine of salvation: what are we saved from? What are we saved for? How are we saved? What does it mean to be saved?

Unit Code: CT3017Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Identify the biblical roots for the Christian understanding of salvation

2.

Critically evaluate at least two approaches, from differing time periods, to the Christian understanding of salvation

3.

Describe and evaluate the ramifications to Christian thought of these approaches to the understanding of salvation

4.

Critically engage with issues of universalism and the scope of salvation

Unit sequence

CT1003 or equivalent

Pedagogy

Lectures and Seminars

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Essay

Essay of 1000 words

25.0
Summative Reflection

Summative Essay of 1000 word

25.0
Essay

Long Essay of 2500 words

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-04-12 10:52:05 +1000