Content

This unit explores the Australian context of the twenty-first century in order to discern where God’s Spirit is active and how followers of Christ can be positively involved with this Spirit for growing the reign of God.

Unit Code: DS9723S

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Elective

Unit Discipline: Spirituality

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Stirling Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Articulate a critical theological understanding of the Australian context in the twenty-first century

2.

Outline principles for discernment of the Holy Spirit’s activity in human and a faith community’s experience

3.

Analyse their lived experience in the light of select passages in the Gospel narratives

4.

Identify challenges and resources for ministry in Australia in the twenty-first century

5.

Research the opportunities and issues for ministry in one particular contemporary context

Unit sequence

18 points in field B 18 points in field C

Pedagogy

Lecture, Tutorial and Online Forums

Assessments

Name Description Weight (%)
Essay

3500 word essay

50.0
Seminar or Tutorial

3500 word seminar paper

50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 15 Oct, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-21 11:15:06 +1100