The unit will offer students a review of the major Asian theologians as well as the major theological themes that have developed in the Asian context of religious pluralism, different cultures, the poor, and marginalized groups like women, dalits and others.

Unit Code: DM2331Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes


Discuss the work of at least one significant Asian theologians


Articulate three major Asian theological themes


Compare three characteristics of Asian theology with that of western theology


Examine the relevance of Asian theology for mission in Asia


Lectures, Tutorials, Class discussions


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Seminar or Tutorial

A tutorial presentation and discussion of an Asian theologian and submitting the same as an essay of 2000 word

2000 40.0

2500 word essay on any Asian Theological theme, comparing it with western theology and examining its relevance for Australia

2500 60.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2015

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-05 09:01:53 +1000