This unit will explore biblical, historical, and contemporary responses to the question, ‘Who is Jesus?’ Students will critically investigate answers offered from both within and outside the Christian traditions and will formulate their own theological responses.
Unit code: CT9002W
Unit status: Approved (Major revision)
Unit level: Postgraduate Elective
Unit discipline: Systematic Theology
Proposing College: Whitley CollegeShow when this unit is running
Identify a range of issues concerning the significance of Jesus in the contemporary world
Articulate the distinctive christological emphases of several biblical and extra-biblical sources
Explain the theological issues at stake in the development of the historic credal formulations
Exhibit capacity for independent and critical theological reflection upon a range of christologies.
Formulate research criteria and methodologies for engaging in christology in contemporary contexts.
Core PG unit Prerequisites: 24 points in CT and 24 points in Field B
The unit will comprise of lectures and group discussion (offered both live and asynchronous) engaging with the topic for the set module and based on assigned readings.
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Unit approved for the University of Divinity by Maggie Kappelhoff on 23 Sep, 2020
Unit record last updated: 2022-10-26 17:21:47 +1100