Discover the similarities and differences among generations today and how you can effectively minister to each. Focusing on three distinct generational ministries; children, youth and seniors this specialisation explores how to ministry within and across generational lines.
Introduction to Pastoral Theology and Ministry
Semester 1, 2020
Study Mode: Online or Classroom
This unit provides an introductory framework for pastoral theology and ministry. Biblical and theological foundations for pastoral ministry and pastoral care are explored. People helping skills and practice are reviewed through the lens of pastoral ministry. Students will be helped to develop their understanding of self and others through structured experiences and reflection.
For more information on this unit, select the relevant level of study.
- DP1704B - Undergraduate Unit, Online
- DP1304B - Undergraduate Unit, Classroom
- DP8704B - Postgraduate Unit, Online
- DP8304B - Postgraduate Unit, Classroom
Youth Ministry: Mission to Youth in a 21st Century Australian Context
Semester 2, 2020
Study Mode: Blended
This unit introduces students to theologies and practices of youth ministry. Students will explore the cross-cultural nature of ministering to youth in Australian culture, and reflect theologically on the task. They will explore and evaluate various ideas, strategies and frameworks for evangelism, discipleship and mission with and to young people. This unit explores ministry to young people in church settings, as well as introducing basic principles to connect with young people in non-church based settings.
For more information on this unit, select the unit code below.
- DM3720B - Undergraduate, Blended