Content

The unit is designed to explore the significance of inter-religious dialogue in a multi-religious context. It will underline the theological unity based on the common origin and destiny of all, the divine Mystery, Who is in dialogue with humanity.

The unit will examine biblical and theological foundations for inter-religious dialogue. It will also address related challenges and opportunities as well as engage in some actual dialogue leading to a harmonious society in the Australian context and beyond.

Unit Code: DM3014Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Demonstrate an understanding of interreligious dialogue

2.

Analyse interreligious dialogue as an expression of the church’s mission

3.

Illustrate how interreligious dialogue is an experience of rootedness and openness drawing on their own experience of interreligious dialogue

4.

Compare interreligious dialogue with the mission of proclamation

5.

Critically evaluate interreligious dialogue as an expression of the divine reign

Pedagogy

Weekly Lectures and Tutorials

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Seminar or Tutorial

Tutorial Presentation 2000 words

2000 40.0
Essay

Essay on Religions and World Peace 3000 words

3000 60.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 27 Sep, 2019

Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-19 14:30:25 +1100