Engaging with a breadth of biblical and theological sources, students will develop their perspectives upon vocation and calling within the contexts of creation, culture, and God’s action in the world. In like manner, students will consider the domains in which vocation is expressed – including work, home, community, family, and leisure.

Unit Code: BS1006W

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 1

Unit Discipline: Biblical Studies

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Whitley College

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Learning Outcomes


Critically engage with key Bible texts as well as classical and contemporary theological perspectives pertaining to calling and vocation


Critically examine perspectives of work and human activity in the contexts of creation, culture and God’s actions in the world


Articulate a biblically and theologically-informed understanding of calling and vocation in relation to the domains considered

Unit sequence

Prohibited combinations DA1001W Living the Faith


Lectures, seminars, tutorials.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Tutorial Paper

1,000-word tutorial paper

0 25.0

500-word interview report

0 15.0

2,500-word essay

0 60.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 28 Jul, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-02-21 12:20:58 +1100