Students will become acquainted with the basics of Christian theology and form a foundational understanding for theological reflection in the Orthodox Church with particular reference to the Coptic tradition. Key doctrinal themes will be explored, along with their exposition in contemporary liturgical practice.
Describe the nature and purpose of theology
Identify doctrinal themes in Coptic liturgical practice today
Demonstrate an understanding of selected theological doctrines
Discuss key theological doctrines in the context of ancient texts
Online delivery will include articles and lecture notes, video lectures and online discussion forums.
Essay – Theological Reflection 2000 words
Essay – A Selected Doctrinal Theme 2000 words
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2017
Unit Record last updated: 2019-04-03 12:42:51 +1100