This unit explores the pastoral dimensions of grief and loss, marriage and family and interpersonal relationships. The unit has a special focus on the development of effective helping skills and healthy boundaries, the management of conflict and vocational self- awareness. The unit is undergirded by a biblical and theological approach to the discipline of pastoral care.
Unit Code: DP0139W
Unit Level: Diploma
Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies
Delivery Mode: Face to Face
Proposing College: Whitley CollegeShow when this Unit is running
Develop and practice a variety of pastoral helping skills that will assist them as they seek to work with young people.
Write and present verbatim reports and case studies.
Show a biblical and critical awareness of key issues related to pastoral themes, such as family systems, coping with grief and loss, and conflict management.
Outline issues that impinge upon a pastoral carer, including setting and maintaining boundaries, handling conflict and having healthy ministry practice.
Reflective verbatim (750 words)
Case study (750 words)
Thematic essay (1,500 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 28 Jul, 2016
Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-07 14:06:17 +1000