Content

The unit treats the history, theology and hermeneutics of Christian preaching in order to introduce the student more thoroughly to its practice.

Unit Code: DP3100C

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Catholic Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Articulate some of the key theological principles that inform the art of preaching

2.

Analyse the various modes and styles of preaching available to the preacher

3.

Identify some of the key skills in preaching as a public art form

4.

Demonstrate growing competence as a preacher

5.

Research a specific topic in a critically rigorous, sustained and self-directed manner

Unit sequence

30 points at level two in Field D

Pedagogy

Lecture; skills workshop; skills practice

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Essay

2,500-3,000 word essay

3000 60.0
Oral Presentation

fifteen minute oral presentation (2,000 words)

2000 20.0
Oral Presentation

fifteen minute oral presentation (2,000 words)

4000 20.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 31 Dec, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-06-17 15:18:25 +1000