Cross Cultural Ministry in Australia THL230 (Bachelor of Theology) and THL486 (Graduate Diploma of Theology, Master of Arts (Public and Contextual Theology)) is being taught at United Theological College in 2018 as Intensive subject by Fie Marino.
From Monday 15 January – Friday 19 January United Theological College will be offering its first intensive five day course for 2018.
An intensive course, is a full subject offered by UTC, built into an ‘intensive’ 5 day format of learning, discussion, and exploration, rather than a usual semester long format for the subject.
Explore theological themes and practical skills relating to the practice of cross cultural ministry in the Australian context.
This subject will provide the opportunity to discuss issues relating to understanding and appreciating the challenges and opportunities which arise in multicultural and cross cultural ministry settings.
It will also involve a field trip to one or two Uniting Church congregations to explore first-hand what model(s) of cross cultural ministry is at work there.
This subject is open to anyone who has a keen interest or who would like to deepen their knowledge of cross cultural ministries.
You can choose to AUDIT this subject – which means participating in the 5 day intensive discussion and field trips, however not completing any assessments, or you can apply to study in a Theology course or as a Single Subject Student with Charles Sturt University and have this completed officially.
This subject explores methods and selected themes relating to the practice of Cross Cultural Ministry in the Australian context. It assesses issues relating to understanding and appreciating the challenges and opportunities which arise in multicultural and cross cultural ministry settings. It enables students to become more familiar with critical issues relating to ministry and mission in multicultural contexts, with both theoretical understanding of cross cultural dynamics and practical skills in cross cultural relationships.
2018 UTC Education Prospectus – Downloadable PDF (2MB)
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Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
The subject will cover the following topics: