Students will become acquainted with the basics of Orthodox Christian theology and form a foundational understanding for theological reflection in the Orthodox Church with particular reference to the Coptic Tradition. They will then use theological reflection to provide a theological basis for educational ministry in the church.

Unit Code: DR8515A

Points: 8.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Religious Education

Delivery Mode: Intensive

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes


Describe the nature and purpose of theology


Explore selected theological doctrines relevant to educational ministry


Propose a theology of Orthodox Educational Ministry


This unit will use theological reflection and document study to meet the stated learning outcomes.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Oral Presentation

Presentation – Podcast equivalent to 1000 words

1000 50.0
Summative Reflection

Written Assessment Task- Summative Reflection -1000 words

1000 50.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 5 Sep, 2018

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-26 09:39:31 +1000