Directed Studies in Religion and Theology

Course code RELT2021
Not available in 2015


This course provides opportunities for second year students to develop and extend their theological skills, knowledge and insights through a customised learning experience which may include guided, intensive scholarly reading in particular fields or disciplines and/or pursuit of particular vocational interests or career avenues in real-world settings (ie. regular or intensive, interactive and practical experience). Students may choose from the following broad areas of study: sacred texts, development of belief systems, interfaith theology, religious ritual and liturgical practices, religious law, and religious history.

Students may also propose a vocational experience as the context for their study and reflection, for example in a place of worship, social welfare agency, educational context or institution.


Not currently available.

This Course was last offered in Summer - 2014/2015.

Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate understanding of a specialised topic in the study of religion and theology;

2. Critically evaluation their own learning and educational growth;

3. Reflect upon theological insights across a range of secular and/or religious workplace settings;

4. Demonstrate writing, research and information technology skills appropriate to studies in religion and theology.


This course allows students to develop and extend their theological learning, knowledge and insights through a customised learning experience.

Assumed Knowledge

20 units of RELT courses at 1000 level.

Assessment Items

Essay: 2 x Essays

Contact Hours

On-Line from Callaghan

Individual Supervision

Online 2 hour(s) per Fortnight for Full Term