Units (Subjects)

Pastoral Skills and Methods (PC203)

2018 Semester 2 Thursday Daytime Unit

Ministering to people is challenging - whether you're in a paid role or volunteer, a minister in a church or elsewhere. To practice Christian pastoral care well requires wisdom, courage and patience. This unit offers a model of Christian pastoral care that is grounded in a biblical and theological framework.

We’ll identify and discuss issues relevant to those who practice pastoral care and offer strategies for self-care. We’ll take a broad look at general pastoral skills, as well as cover some specific and challenging issues within the areas of mental and physical health, church conflict, relationships, abuse and death.

Location:
Croydon Campus, 43 Badminton Road, Croydon 2132

Time & Dates:
Thursdays 2.10pm-4.50pm
19 July to 22 November 2018
Lecture breaks and exams are as per the College Calendar

Lecturers:
Various

Credit Points & Costs:
APC203 = 36hrs Audit (no assessments) – $720
CPC203 = 36hrs Introductory Certificate in Christian Studies – $1008
PC203 = 4cp - Dip CS, Combined Dip P1, Dip Th P1 – $1760

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