Conducted in seminar style, Readings in Liturgical Theology is based around primary texts. While the unit contextualises readings in the corpus of work of their authors, it is focused on intensive engagement with representative texts that mark focal figures’ major contributions to contemporary liturgical theology

Unit Code: DL2401P

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Liturgy

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Pilgrim Theological College

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Learning Outcomes


map the field of contemporary liturgical studies with reference to its most significant figures


articulate the agenda and legacy of towards a dozen liturgical theologians


identify scholarly inter-relationships and mutual reception and development of the liturgical theologians’ work (with more detail at level 3 than level 2)


think critically about liturgical assembly with special reference to the works considered

Unit sequence

This unit, requires as prerequisite the unit Liturgical Theology and Practice, or appropriate alternative.


Classroom only. Unsuitable for online. Seminar style with presentations.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Literature Survey 2000 40.0
Essay 2000 40.0

Ritual survey, related to literature.

2000 20.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Aug, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2020-02-04 16:52:39 +1100