Content

This unit is a natural extension to Pastoral People 1. It builds on the basic care and counselling skills that were established in the first unit and extends the use of those skills into specific pastoral contexts.

Unit Code: DP1127L

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Australian Lutheran College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Demonstrate ability in basic people-helping and pastoral counselling skills

2.

Integrate aspects of various counselling models into practice of pastoral counselling, using appropriate critical theological discernment

3.

Engage in pastoral care and counselling, adapting helping skills to a variety of pastoral contexts

4.

Identify the critical pastoral issues related to various care and counselling contexts.

Unit sequence

DP1008L Pastoral People 1 Recommended: Active involvement within a community or service area, where the student is able to engage in acts of pastoral care and counselling. It is also assumed that participants have grounding in the essentials of the Christian faith.

Pedagogy

Engagement with online learning materials, including audio/video, tasks, forums, and asynchronous discussion with lecturer. Discussion with study mentor.

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Portfolio

400 word pastoral care reflection

10.0
Portfolio

400 word pastoral care reflection

10.0
Portfolio

400 word pastoral care reflection

10.0
Portfolio

400 word pastoral care reflection

10.0
Essay

Essay (on a selected pastoral care issue)

50.0
Report

Report 400 words (personal reflection)

10.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-05 00:04:26 +1100