This is a practical unit in a supervised ministry context which focuses especially on developing further the skills of preparing and preaching the sermon. The student will practise exegetical skills by working with lectionary readings for the preparation and delivery of sermons in a ministry context. The preparation and delivery will be regularly evaluated with the supervisor.
Unit Code: DP9621L
Unit Level: Postgraduate Elective
Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies
Delivery Mode: Practicum
Proposing College: Australian Lutheran CollegeShow when this Unit is running
Use advanced exegetical skills in analysis and interpretation of biblical texts and apply findings to textual sermons
Integrate the text and the context in meaningful ways which show insight into and engage with the hearer
Develop and use reflective practices in the area of preaching
At least 48 points of DP is desirable.
This is applied workplace learning informed by relevant literature, supervisory observation and mentoring, and student reflective integrative responses.
Portfolio Indicative tasks: • Project report (planning phase)—a preaching program plan • At least three exegetical summaries and sermon outlines, notes on feedback from the supervisor and a summary of modifications made as a result • Evidence of suitable reflective processes including debrief with the supervisor
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 26 Sep, 2019
Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-04 23:55:25 +1100