Content

This unit gives opportunity to reflect missiologically on a supervised group field trip. It explores the issues of cross-cultural agency while offering students an understanding of the relationship between gospel and culture. It further allows the student to personally reflect on their own cultural bias and assumptions.

Unit Code: DM8007S

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Missiology

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Stirling Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Describe several examples of cultural differences that inhibit dialogue

2.

Describe the missiological approach of a cross-cultural agency

3.

Articulate and reflect on issues of gospel and culture

4.

Outline and analyse their own responses to being in another culture

5.

Analyse and evaluate a specific cross cultural model of engagement

Unit sequence

the field trip / experience must be at least seven days duration

Pedagogy

Face-to-face

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Essay

Responses to readings (2x1000)

2000 30.0
Journal

Reflective summary of journal (1500 words

1500 30.0
Essay

Major paper (2500 words)

2500 40.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 28 Jul, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-06 12:56:12 +1000