Critical Studies in Faith and Culture

Course code RELT6013Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course provides theological studies of the interaction between faith and culture, It develops in students the ability to theologically reflect upon culture, and would be relevant to a wide range of practical fields, such as religious service care, religious education, and ministry. It provides the possibility for a student to develop independent in depth studies in this area..

Not available in 2015

ObjectivesUpon completion of this course students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate advanced understanding of field of theology of culture.
2. Evaluate the phenomenon of faith and its relationship to the cultures in which it develops and is manifested.
3. Apply theological reasoning to evaluating faith in particular professional and/or ministry contexts.
ContentThemes will be determined according to the domain of theology of culture being studied and the particular focus agreed upon between the student(s) and the expert guiding their progression through the course.
Replacing Course(s)THEO6013
TransitionStudents who have previously completed THEO6013 will not be permitted to enrol in RELT6013.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed Knowledgenil
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Teaching MethodsLecture
Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsTotal 6,000 words (100%)
Contact HoursLecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Self Directed Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term