ST 306 - Christian Anthropology

Module Level

8 (Undergraduate)

Time Allowance

Lectures: 24 hours Tutorials: 3 hours Assignment: 12 hours Private study: 40 hours

Assessment

Continuous assessment: 40% End of semester examination: 60%

Module Aims

To introduce students to the Christian understanding of the doctrines of creation, original sin, grace and eschatology by considering their:

Fundamental meaning

Scriptural and Patristic foundations

Development in the course of history

Interconnection with other aspects of Christian theology

Interpretation in the light of modern thought

Learning Outcomes

  • Be aware of the significance of these doctrines within general Christian theology
  • Will have a basic knowledge of recurrent issues in their interpretation
  • Will be attuned to specifically modern difficulties in their interpretation