This unit is an introduction and survey of Christian theology. The variety of Christian belief systems and views are explored with attention given to their social context and historical development. Students are invited to examine their own belief systems and appreciate how past and present contexts have combined to shape them.

Unit Code: CT0150W

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Diploma

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Whitley College

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Learning Outcomes


Outline several central areas or themes in the discipline of theology;


Recognise the historical development and the impact of social context upon various theological perspectives


Demonstrate understanding of basic skills in reading, reasoning and the critical evaluation of theological arguments


Articulate some important influences in their own approach to theology


Lectures, seminars, tutorials.

The annualised delivery strategy will also utilise field trips and excursions to provide students with the opportunity to explore biblical texts in various contexts and settings.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Document Study

750 word document study

0 25.0
Tutorial Paper/Seminar Paper

750 word tutorial paper

0 25.0

1,500 word essay

0 50.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 27 Sep, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-15 15:10:55 +1100