This course is an advanced study in the field of missiology and its relationship to education, with a particular focus on religious schools. It enables students to develop a critical approach to the processes and understandings involved in developing such theology as it applies for schools or school systems.
Not currently offered.
This Course was last offered in Semester 1 - 2014.
This course replaces the following course(s): THEO6011. Students who have successfully completed THEO6011 are not eligible to enrol in RELT6011.
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate advanced understanding of the major movements shaping the context in which they work;
2. Evaluate contemporary models of education within the field of missiology and how and why they have evolved over time;
3. Critically analyse missiological categories applicable to the field of education;
4. Apply theological reasoning to the major elements of emerging understanding of missiology in religiously pluralistic educational settings.
Elements of theological reflection - culture, narrative and human experience; context in particular the impact of globalisation, secularisation and pluralisation on society; critical studies in missiology; the use of scripture and tradition in missiological understandings.
This course replaces THEO6011. If you have successfully completed THEO6011 you cannot enrol in this course.
Essay: Short Essay 1
Essay: Short Essay 2
Essay: Major Research Essay