Content

In this unit, students will be introduced to the concept of contextual theology and read examples from Africa, Australia and other contexts. They will explore its significance for mission theory and practice. This will allow them to develop skills to implement a missional theory and practice appropriate to their environment.

Unit Code: DM3509T

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Trinity College Theological School

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Define the concept of contextual theology

2.

Reflect critically on the role of context in historic Christian missional thinking and practice

3.

Identify and engage proactively with the cultural contexts of their own environments

4.

Describe missional environments of contemporary Australia

Unit sequence

CT1010T/9T or equivalent

Pedagogy

Recorded on-line lecture , discussion forum; assignments

Assessments

Description Weight (%)

Essay (methodological) 2000 words

50.0

Essay (case study) 2500 words

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 27 Sep, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-15 12:05:15 +1100