Content

This unit is designed to give the student an introduction to the theology and practice of public ministry in a local church setting. Attention is given, in particular, to the development of skills and conceptual understanding that will support the development of effective worship leading and biblical communication.

Unit Code: DA1198B

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Mission and Ministry

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Eva Burrows College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Describe a number of worship “styles” and preaching methods, assessing their distinctives.

2.

Identify key components of a worship service and the relationship of these components to the overall structure.

3.

Develop and articulate a theology of worship and preaching.

4.

Outline and employ the principles of worship planning and leadership, and evaluate their effectiveness.

5.

Design appropriate resources for biblical communication, using introductory hermeneutical principles and homiletical skills for use in a congregational setting.

Pedagogy

Lecturers & workshops

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

1,000 word book review

20.0

1,500 word annotated worship or preaching outline

40.0

1,500 Word integrative essay

40.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-05-29 09:36:35 +1000