This unit surveys the entire history of the Christian church, in its many branches from the Apostles to the present day. Special emphasis will be given to development of the Coptic orthodox churches as it relates to the development of Christian church more broadly. The unit will review the development of theological thought in historical context, with people, places and events.
Describe developments in the global Christian tradition from a historical perspective
Discuss the major phases and developments in the history of Christianity
Identify the key figures in the history of Christianity
Evaluate the ways in which key events, personalities and issues have significantly shaped the development of the church’s thought
guided readings from the set texts and additional reading resources.
Presentation (equivalent of 1000 words)
Essay 1000 words
Essay 2000 words
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2017
Unit Record last updated: 2019-03-15 09:04:59 +1100