The unit addresses understandings of spirituality and various approaches to its study (e.g., (i) historical, (ii) theological and (iii) anthropological. Traditional Christian spiritualities, both apostolic and mystical are examined, as well as other selected spiritualities, including indigenous and eco-spiritualities. The unit includes a transformational perspective, inviting students to relate the study of spirituality to their own personal contexts.
Articulate the fundamental nature and the methods of spirituality
Discourse on the development of spirituality over time
Give a critical reflection on a selected aspect of Christian spirituality
Make a critical personal response to a specific selected aspect of the unit.
Interactional; Lectures; additional audio/visual input; discussion
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1000 word Tutorial
2000 word Essay
1000 word Integrative Assignment
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2017
Unit record last updated: 2019-05-03 14:53:31 +1000