This unit provides a general introduction to the practice of youth ministry. It offers a broad overview of the basic foundations of youth ministry and invites students to reflect strategically and theologically about ministry with the present generation of youth. Although aimed primarily at preparing the student for youth ministry in the local church, this course will also provide a basis for exploring other forms of youth ministry for the 21st Century.
Unit Code: DA2001S
Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2
Unit Discipline: Mission and Ministry
Delivery Mode: Face to Face
Proposing College: Stirling Theological CollegeShow when this Unit is running
Articulate a theological understanding of the nature and strategic place of youth ministry within the church.
Evaluate the effectiveness of different models of youth ministry in establishing vision, identifying needs and engaging cultural groups of young people.
Identify Christian leadership principles for a local church youth ministry context.
Evaluate strategies and resources to effectively engage with youth.
Integrate theological understanding with youth ministry praxis.
face-to-face - lectures, field observations, tutorials online - 12 online sessions for 3 hour student engagement
Tutorial paper (1000 words)
Document Comparison (1500 words)
Integrative Essay (1500 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017
Unit Record last updated: 2019-05-29 13:44:24 +1000