This unit draws on the experience of Salvation Army mission and leadership and outlines the impact of global factors on ministry. It considers global issues such as intercultural practice, community development, and the interplay of development and Aid, and issues of gender. It considers theological components of global and community mission but has a strong operational and practical focus.

Unit Code: DM2114B

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Catherine Booth College

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Learning Outcomes


Identify several major ways in which globalisation affects local contexts and churches.


Demonstrate the ability to engage with developmental texts and issues with comprehension.


Demonstrate an understanding of missional practices specific to community development and inter-cultural communication within a globalised context.


Propose plans for mission projects that reflect both community and cultural considerations.

Unit sequence

15 points in DA, DM or equivalent


Lectures & tutorials


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Seminar or Tutorial

1,000 word tutorial presentation

1000 30.0

3,000 word essay/ project plan

3000 70.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-05 07:23:27 +1000