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Intensives

Intensives take place over a short time frame, condensing a semester of face to face learning into two weeks and requires you to complete assessments over the period of the semester.

Summer Intensive

 

Leadership Task and Challenge

1-12 February 2021
Monday to Friday

This unit introduces the student to the concept and practice of leadership from a Christian perspective. The topic will be explored utilising De Pree's definition of Leadership as
(a) Defining reality,
(b) Servanthood,
(c) Gratitude.

Further theoretical breadth will be explored as attention is given to the five practices of leadership emanating from the research of Kouzes and Posner. Evaluation of team dynamics and conflict resolution will be included in consideration of leadership tasks.

For more information on this unit, select the relevant level of study.

 

 

Mission Foundations

8-19 February 2021
Monday to Friday

This unit is designed to give the student an introduction to the concept and practice of mission and its priority for the people of God. It explores the topic of mission from a biblical, theological, historical and sociological perspective. It enables the student to develop and apply concepts of mission in their local context.

For more information on this unit, select the relevant level of study.

 

Winter Intensive

Introduction to Christian History

14-25 June 2021
Monday to Friday

This survey unit provides a historical overview and introduction to key people and events in the history of the Church. It explores issues of significance faced by Christianity throughout the life of the church. Students will explore how the church and individuals have responded in the past and how this has made an impact on the life of the church and Christian expression today.

For more information on this unit, select the relevant level of study.

 

Social and Community Mission 1

14-25 June 2021
Monday to Friday

Online Classes: an hour zoom class (compulsory) at 1pm AEST

This unit will explore the theology and practice of social and community services as an expression of holistic Christian mission. Structural disadvantage and social issues will be examined, particularly as they relate to the delivery of contemporary social services in an Australian context. A community development framework will be applied to address complex social needs, ensuring ethical and practical issues are considered.

For more information on this unit, select the relevant level of study.

 


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