Content

This seminar based unit is designed to build on the methodology and exercises undertaken in The Practice of History A. Students will be required to undertake research in a specific topic of their choice and approved by the lecturer. They will also be required to present progress reports, exchange and argue their views in a series of seminars.

Unit Code: CH3852C

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 3

Unit Discipline: Church History

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Catholic Theological College

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Learning Outcomes

1.

Undertake historical research with the appropriate understanding of historical methodology and demonstrate understanding of a range of approaches to the study of historical texts.

2.

Show skilled use of electronic databases, journals and other scholarly literature.

3.

Display competence in historical methodology and research methods relevant to the discipline of Church Historyl

4.

Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of a range of approaches to the writing of history.

5.

Engage in scholarly exchange with people engaged in other areas of historical research.

6.

Reflect theologically through the unit seminars upon historical texts and integrate their study with other theological disciplines.

Unit sequence

CH3851C The Practice of History A

Pedagogy

Lectures and seminars

Assessments

Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)
Seminar or Tutorial

500 word seminar paper on historical methodology and analysis

0 10.0
Seminar or Tutorial

500 word seminar paper on historical methodology and analysis

0 10.0
Essay

4,000 word research essay

0 80.0
Approvals

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2017

Unit Record last updated: 2019-03-26 08:22:05 +1100