This unit is designed to give the student an introduction to the theology and practice of public ministry in a local church setting. Attention is given to the development of skills and conceptual understanding that will support the development of effective worship leading and preaching.
Unit code: DL8198B
Unit status: Approved (Minor revision)
Unit level: Postgraduate Foundational
Unit discipline: Liturgy
Proposing College: Eva Burrows CollegeShow when this unit is running
Compare and analyse different worship traditions assessing their distinctives, strengths and weaknesses.
Identify key components of a worship service and the relationship of these components to the overall structure.
Develop and articulate a theology of worship and preaching.
Apply and evaluate appropriate methods for sermon design.
Create a sermon for use in a congregational setting and defend its effectiveness from homiletical principles.
Readings, online forums, videos, reflective practice
Lectures, group work, online forums, videos
|Type||Description||Word count||Weight (%)|
|Essay - Integrative essay on worship traditions||1500||25.0|
|Essay - Annotated worship plan||1500||25.0|
|Essay - Sermon and Critique||3000||50.0|
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by Maggie Kappelhoff on 2 Dec, 2021
Unit record last updated: 2021-12-02 10:59:43 +1100