Content

This unit provides an introduction to the themes, nature, and scope of Christian thought, enabling students to identify the skills necessary for reading, thinking and writing during their study of theology.

Unit Code: CT8701W

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Whitley College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Understand and evaluate the origins and development of some key terms, fields, and themes in theological studies

2.

Identify and explain number of critical events and persons in the history of Christian thought

3.

Demonstrate skills in critically evaluating theological arguments, both individually and in conversation with others

4.

Articulate and defend some important influences in their own approach to theology

5.

Exhibit critical and self-directed learning in, and research for, postgraduate theological study

Pedagogy

Lectures, online discussions, tutorial discussions, online tests

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Online Forum (1,500 words)

25.0

Short Test (1,500 words)

12.0

Short Test (1,500 words)

13.0

Essay (4,000 words)

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 17 Oct, 2018

Unit Record last updated: 2019-04-24 13:39:41 +1000