Theology of Religious Education

Description

This course is an advanced study in theology, which focuses on issues of theological concern for religious educators. It enables students to critically analyse theologies of religious education; develop skills for articulating the relationship between theology and religious education; and explore issues of practice which arise out of their study in this area

Availability

UoN Broken Bay Instit - Online

  • Semester 1 - 2015
  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate advanced understanding of the relationship between theology, theological reflection, and religious education

2. Critically analyse theologies of religious education

3. Evaluate key pedagogical categories to religious education in particular school settings

4. Apply implications of their findings for praxis in religious education.

Content

The course will be organised around the following themes:

  1. Theologies of pedagogical practice for religious education
  2. Theology and religious education
  3. Theological reflection and religious education

Replacing Course(s)

This course replaces the following course(s): THEO6007. Students who have successfully completed THEO6007 are not eligible to enrol in RELT6007.

Assessment Items

Essay: Minor Research Essay

Online Learning Activity: Online Tutorial Discussion and Participation

Essay: Major Research Essay

Contact Hours

Lecture

Online 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term