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: DP2100C (Approved)

Points: 18.0

Unit level: Undergraduate Level 2

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

Unit sequence

BS1000C, BS 1002C, CT1000C, CT 1001C, DL1000C or equivalent

Pedagogy

Lecture; skills workshop; skills practice

Assessment

Type Description Word count Weight (%)
Oral Presentation

Fifteen minute oral presentation (2,000 words)

2000 10.0
Essay

Fifteen minute oral presentation (2,000 words)

2000 10.0
Essay

2,000-2,500 word essay

2500 60.0
Approvals

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

Unit record last updated: 2019-06-13 13:27:24 +1000