Building on prior studies and/or experience in Liturgy, this unit comprises three continuous and contiguous elements which overlap and interweave throughout the unit: information relating to the spirit and structure of liturgical celebrations as essentially communal and participatory; reflection on these as developed in the Liturgical books and commentaries, and as experienced in a variety of situations; experience which prepares presiders, particularly, for their role in a variety of Liturgical celebrations in the Catholic tradition

Unit Code: DL2010Y

Points: 18.0

Unit Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Unit Discipline: Liturgy

Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Proposing College: Yarra Theological Union

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Learning Outcomes


Demonstrate understanding of the spirit and structure of Liturgical celebration in the Christian community as outlined in the basic Catholic Liturgical texts


Reflect critically on the implications for the way Liturgical celebration is, and should be, experienced in Christian communities


Preside and participate in Liturgical celebrations professionally and proficiently


Evaluate the service of ministry implied in ‘full, conscious and active participation’ in Liturgical celebrations as determined by the Second Vatican Council.

Unit sequence

Prior studies and/or experience in liturgical celebration


Lectures, group discussions, practical work, critical analysis


Type Description Wordcount Weight (%)

Weekly Journal Reflections: Reading & Praxis 2000 words

2000 40.0

Practicum 1250 words

1250 30.0
Critical Review

Critical Reflection 1250 words

1250 30.0

Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 19 Oct, 2015

Unit Record last updated: 2019-05-23 08:30:09 +1000