Postgraduate Course: Theological Perspectives on Reconciliation (THET11036)
|School of Divinity
|College of Humanities and Social Science
|Available to all students
|Credit level (Normal year taken)
|SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Home subject area
|Theology and Ethics
|Other subject area
|Taught in Gaelic?
|Work towards reconciliation is one of the key factors in bringing an end to conflict and helping individuals and communities to co-exist peacefully. This course explores in depth different theological perspectives on reconciliation at individual and societal levels.
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|This is a graduate-level course. Please confirm subject prerequisites with the Course Manager.
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Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
|After successful completion of this course, a student will:
1) be able to demonstrate understanding of some of the key dimensions of a theology of reconciliation including the definition and dynamics of reconciliation at individual and societal level;
(2) have engaged critically with primary sources on reconciliation, forgiveness, repentance, and justice;
(3) be able to demonstrate the ability to develop and deliver a presentation for a seminar;
(4) have participated in constructive discussion and debate with other seminar members in a respectful manner.
|25% - weekly written reflections on texts for the PG seminars;
75% - 3,000 word essay.
|Dr Cecelia Clegg
Tel: (0131 6)50 8943
|Ms Joanne Hendry
Tel: (0131 6)50 7227