Content

This unit explores the person of Jesus as depicted in the gospel narratives. It examines his impact from historical and contemporary perspectives (both Christian and non-Christian). It also explores how Jesus is encountered as Christ in Christian experience and testimony.

Unit Code: CT2002S

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Systematic Theology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Stirling Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Identify key depictions of Jesus derived in and from the gospel narratives

2.

Account for the impact of the person and message of Jesus in selected periods of history

3.

Articulate how Jesus is encountered as Christ in Christian experience and testimony.

4.

Discuss selected contemporary engagements with the person of Jesus.

Unit sequence

CT1/8001S Theology for today’s world or an equivalent foundational unit in Systematic Theology

Pedagogy

rotating lecture/discussion/group work

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Essay

Reader response (500 words)

0 12.0
Essay

Reader response (500 words)

0 13.0
Essay

Minor essay (1000 words)

0 25.0
Essay

Major essay (2000 words)

0 50.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-04-04 08:03:13 +1100