Content

This unit will explore contemporary concepts of salvation with a particular focus on the relationship between theology and mission. It will include an examination of key biblical and theological sources which have contributed to the development of several modern soteriologies and offer constructive responses. The unit will explore the significance of these concepts of salvation in relation to a range of issues including: social service, justice, evangelism and interfaith dialogue.

Unit Code: CT3795B

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Eva Burrows College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Outline theological and missiological reasons for developing a contemporary soteriology

2.

Articulate a theology of salvation that connects meaningfully with holistic mission

3.

Demonstrate a critical awareness of parable uses in diverse theological and literary contexts

4.

Discuss critically the significance of context in the development of soteriology, using examples from a range of contemporary theologies

5.

Develop an integrated contemporary theological perspective on salvation

Unit sequence

30 points of Systematic Theology

Pedagogy

Lectures, seminars, group work, online forums, videos

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

1,000 word seminar paper

20.0

1,000 word seminar paper

20.0

3,000 word essay

60.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 20 Jul, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-09-24 22:48:28 +1000