Ministry: Life of the Church
|Course code RELT6026||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science|
This course explores in detail the foundational ideas and reasons for ministry in the church. It will study how the ministry of discipleship evolves out of a ministry service, expressions of being called to share in God's mission in the world.
Not available in 2014
|Objectives||Upon completion of this course students will be expected to:|
- Examine the posit of baptism as the common call to ministry and discipleship.
- Demonstrate an understanding of ministry having a mission within and beyond the church.
- Demonstrate am understanding of the interaction between the communal and personal call to discipleship.
|Content||The main themes will include: a study of important scriptural texts; the place of Tradition and new insights gained from the Second Vatican Council; how key church leaders and teachers have understood and developed and understanding of and call to ministry in the church; relationship between the Holy Spirit and the Church; possibilities for ministry in life situations|
|Transition||Students who have previously completed THEO6026 will not be permitted to enrol in RELT6026.|
|Assumed Knowledge||An understating of THEO1010, whilst not a prerequisite, would be an advantage|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Distance Learning : Paper Based
|Teaching Methods||Self Directed Learning|
|Contact Hours||Self Directed Learning: for 130 hour(s) per Term for Full Term|