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 marginalised groups like women, dalits, and others.
Unit code: DM9331Y
Unit status: Approved (Major revision)
Unit level: Postgraduate Elective
Unit discipline: Missiology
Proposing College: Yarra Theological UnionShow when this unit is running
critically evaluate the work of at least one significant Asian theologian
analyse and articulate three major Asian theological themes
illustrate and compare three characteristics of Asian theology with that of western theology
justify and examine the relevance of Asian theology for mission in Asia
assess and make a case for contextual theology
appraise how an Asian theological theme is relevant in Australia
Weekly face-to-face lectures and tutorials or online forums with online learning materials.
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In-class/online oral presentation and discussion of an Asian theologian. Submit the same as a written essay of 3000 words.
Essay on any Asian theological theme, comparing it with western theology and examining its relevance for Australia.
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by Maggie Kappelhoff on 23 Sep, 2020
Unit record last updated: 2021-06-07 08:43:51 +1000