This unit provides a broad introduction to key aspects of mission and ministry. The unit investigates the following aspects: leadership, supervision, community, spiritual health, team dynamics, conflict and skill management. Students will learn methods of critical reflection, particularly with regard to theological and ministry dimensions of vocation and context.
Unit Code: DA8004S
Unit Level: Postgraduate Foundational
Unit Discipline: Mission and Ministry
Delivery Mode: Face to Face
Proposing College: Stirling Theological CollegeShow when this Unit is running
Analyse primary interrelationships between ministry and mission.
Articulate a theology of vocation within ministry and mission
Develop a contextually based theological reflection on a key ministry or mission case study
Articulate the application of some key aspects of ministry (leadership, supervision, etc)
Evaluate diverse theological responses to mission and ministry (related to a specific context).
This is a foundational unit of study
Rotating lecture input, group discussion, class plenary and further responses. Integration and reflection between practice and theory will be a major theme.
Book Review (1500 words)
Case studies (1500 words)
Major Essay (3000 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 3 Aug, 2018
Unit Record last updated: 2019-05-31 08:20:44 +1000