Content

This unit will explore the nature and role of teenage and youth ministry in the Orthodox Church. Students will reflect on the aims of teenage and youth ministry and develop a strong philosophy of teenage and youth ministry in 21st century Australia. The unit will also explore the key skills and leadership qualities needed for ministering to teenagers and youth.

Unit Code: DA1110A

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Mission and Ministry

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Articulate their own philosophy of teenage and youth ministry

2.

Reflect on the implications of the Orthodox understanding of ministry on teenage and youth ministry today

3.

Describe the generational profile of teenagers and youth today

4.

Explore ministry strategies appropriate to the needs of teenagers and youth

Pedagogy

12 weekly sessions, required reading and additional reading resources.

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Reading reflections-Equivalent to 1000 words)

25.0

Philosophy of ministry 1000 words

25.0

Ministry plan 2000 words

50.0
Approvals

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

Unit Record last updated: 2019-05-29 08:36:17 +1000