Reform of the Church

Unit code: CH2003L

Description

This unit involves students in the history of the Reformation era, so that they may better understand the Lutheran tradition as a movement for evangelical reform within the church catholic. Students will study the period from Christendom at the end of the Middle Ages, through the various European reformations to the end of the 16th century. This study will include: a special focus on the career of Martin Luther and the Lutheran reformation; the reform movements led by Zwingli and Calvin; the radical reformers; the expansion of the reformation movement in Europe; Catholic renewal; and the legacies of reformations.

Discipline

Church History

Study level

  • Bachelor Level 2

Alternative study level

  • Bachelor Level 1

Prerequisites

  • At least 15 credit points in Field C—Church History (CH) is desirable

Staff

Details

Credit points: 15

Available in 2017

  • Semester 2: Classroom-based

Unit updated: 04/11/2016 12:43pm