Teaching the Christian Faith in Ministry Context

Unit code: DP3023L


This is a practical unit in a supervised ministry context. This unit focuses on developing skills in teaching the Christian faith in a variety of situations in the ministry context with varying levels of understanding. The students will observe, analyse and reflect on the content and practice of the education program of the parish and develop and enact a plan to teach either children, young people or adults in aspects of the Christian Faith. The student will have the opportunity to work co-operatively with the supervisor and with leaders of the parish in the education program.


Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies

Study level

  • Bachelor Level 3


  • Normally

    • completion of DP1013L Introduction to Teaching for Ministry or equivalent
    • the student needs to be enrolled in the Pastoral Studies Stream
    • practicum units are undertaken at the conclusion of the 4th year of the program.



Credit points: 15

Available in 2018

  • Semester 1: Practicum

Unit updated: 13/09/2018 3:47pm