This unit explores liturgical principles and parameters in an educational setting, with particular emphasis on the issues in planning and preparation of worship for general and special occasions. Students will also be encouraged to review resources for worship in an educational setting.

Unit Code: DR8309T

Points: 24.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Religious Education

Delivery Mode: Online

Proposing College: Trinity College Theological School

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Learning Outcomes


Demonstrate awareness of the importance and place of worship in an educational setting.


Articulate a coherent theology of worship and liturgy with due regard to the principles and parameters of particular educational settings.


Identify key aspects for the preparation of worship that enable the involvement of students from the context studied.


Identify and develop key elements for successful liturgical practice in relation to a specific educational setting.


Critically evaluate relevant resources for planning worship in educational settings

Unit sequence

DL8200T - Intro to Liturgical Thought and Practice


Web material, tutorial discussions


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Seminar or Tutorial

Tutorial participation (equivalent to 500 words)

500 10.0

500 word short paper

500 10.0
Critical Review

2000 word review

2000 30.0

3000 word essay

3000 50.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 31 Dec, 2016

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-26 07:48:29 +1000