Content

The unit will begin with the conceptual clarification of the terms mission and missiology followed by an analysis of the biblical foundations of mission and its historical developments leading to the contemporary issues. It will also examine the key Catholic documents on mission.

Unit Code: DM1330Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Discuss the meaning of the terms mission and missiology

2.

Interpret the biblical foundation of mission

3.

Describe the missionary nature of Christian vocation

4.

Analyse the impact of colonialism on mission

Pedagogy

Lectures, tutorials and class discussions

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

A tutorial presentation and discussion of a case study in mission and submitting the same as a 1500 word essay

40.0

2500 word essay describing the missionary nature of the church and critically examining how it can be practised in contemporary Australia

60.0
Approvals

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

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-04 09:00:30 +1000