Reform of the Church

Unit code: CH2003L


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.


Church History

Study level

  • Bachelor Level 2

Alternative study level

  • Bachelor Level 1


  • At least 18 points in Field C—Church History (CH) is desirable



Credit points: 18

Not available in 2019

Unit updated: 16/11/2018 11:55am