This unit requires integrative study of two theological concepts: love and justice, and the relationship between them. It will entail biblical and theological study of the nature of love and justice, in relation to God and to human community. It will also require reflection upon the implications of love and justice in specific aspects of society, as identified by the student. The unit will draw upon the student’s theological studies across a range of disciplines, towards an integrated application in their own context.
The Capstone unit is undertaken within the final two semesters of a Masters Degree.
Articulate the meaning of the terms love and justice wen used in Christian theology, drawing upon a number of biblical and theological sources
Critique the relationship between love and justice
Demonstrate research skills in explaining some aspect of the application of love and justice in their own context.
Critically evaluate applications of love and justice, integrating insights from several disciplines.
OPTION A (OR OPTION B)
One Exegetical Paper or Book Review, 1500 words; 20% due week 8, learning outcomes 2,3 One Essay of 4500 words; including one ten minute oral presentation, 80% due week 14, learning outcomes 1-4
OPTION B (OR OPTION A)
One essay of 6000 words, including one ten-minute oral presentation
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Oct, 2016
Unit Record last updated: 2019-07-05 12:12:50 +1000