An introduction to the use of English as the medium for studying theology, with special emphasis on critical reading and analysis and the preparation of formal written papers
Articulate ideas with clarity and confidence, demonstrating skills in dialogue, pronunciation, grammar and comprehension.
Use the specialised terminology of biblical and theological study
Apply the techniques and styles of written composition for academic purposes, including use of appropriate reference materials
Undertake critical reading of scholarly argumentation
Incorporate critical methods into their essay-writing at diploma level.
Make oral presentations in appropriate language and style
The unit is for non-English-speaking background (NESB) students who have not undertaken tertiary studies in English
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One 1200 word essay
Contribution to class oral activities (Equivalent 200 words)
One 800 word paper
One written language test (Equivalent of 800 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 1 Nov, 2017
Unit record last updated: 2019-01-25 15:41:16 +1100