PT 302 Theological Reflection: Integration of Belief and Practice [NOT OFFERED IN 2018-19]

Module Level

8

Related Department

Pastoral

Time Allowance

Lectures: 12 hours. Continuing Assessment: 6 hours. Integration Paper: 20 hours. Private Study: 12 hours.

Assessment

Two Continuing Assessment Assignments (250-words each): 30%. Integration Paper (1500-words): 70%. Students need to pass all components of assessment in order to pass the module.

Module Aims

  • To introduce students to hermeneutical processes of theological reflection towards integrating belief, conceptual theology and theological practice in the lived experiences of Christian discipleship
  • To offer students the opportunity to practice theological reflection in both group and individual settings and to experience theology as an integrating practical way of life
  • To identify requisite concepts and skills for engaging in theological reflective processes

Indicative Syllabus:

  • Concepts and skills for engaging in theological reflective processes
  • Methods of theological reflection
  • Group and individual theological reflection
  • The arts in reflective practice: image, music, metaphor and media in theological reflection


Learning Outcomes

  • Identify and practice different methods of theological reflection
  • Identify and practice requisite skills for engaging in theological reflective processes
  • Critically and integratively reflect on cases and experiences of faithful Christian discipleship using hermeneutical processes of theological reflection
  • Exhibit reflexive self-knowledge and employ critical reflection in relation to lived experience and faithful Christian discipleship

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