This unit will focus on the practical methods and strategies relevant to the delivery of Religious Education. Students will be exposed to a range of approaches and strategies useful to Religious Educators, critique these, and work collegiately to produce resources for Religious Education for children, teenagers, youth and adults.

Unit Code: DR8500A

Points: 8.0

Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational

Unit Discipline: Religious Education

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: St Athanasius College

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Learning Outcomes


Discuss traditional and contemporary approaches to Religious Education


Critique a variety of strategies for Religious Education


Design a range of teaching and learning resources for catechists and students which incorporate one or more Religious Education Strategies

Unit sequence

A Foundational Religious Education Unit at any level


This unit will use reflective practice and problem-based group learning to meet the stated learning outcomes.


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Learning Resource

Written Assessment Task- Learning Resource -1000 words

1000 50.0

Practical Assessment – workshop equivalent to 1000 words

1000 50.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 5 Sep, 2018

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-26 09:31:58 +1000