Undergraduate Course: Vocation, Ministry, and Theology (THET10043)
|School||School of Divinity
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The course will examine the theology of call, vocation and ministry, whether lay or ordained, within the Christian community. It is designed to help students to reflect more deeply on a range of theologies which underpin different aspects of Christian ministry with a view to beginning to identify the 'operative' theology that informs their sense of ministry.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| It is recommended that students have passed 60 credits of Level 8 courses in the School of Divinity or have permission of the Course Manager.
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||Visiting students should have at least 3 Divinity/Religious Studies courses at grade B or above (or be predicted to obtain this). We will only consider University/College level courses.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate understanding of some of the key dimensions of the Theology of Ministry - its material content and its relationship with context and wider church doctrine.
- Engage critically with some biblical and contemporary sources.
- Demonstrate the ability to develop and deliver a presentation for a seminar.
- Participate in constructive discussion and debate with other seminar members in a respectful manner.
- Demonstrate the ability to consider the implications of a Theology of Ministry for the development of Christian Church life at local and national levels.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Dr Cecelia Clegg
Tel: (0131 6)50 8943
|Course secretary||Ms Katrina Munro
Tel: (0131 6)50 8900