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Introduction to Practical Theology

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Introduction to Practical Theology

  • Union Module Code: PT1
  • Queens Module Code: THE1043


Year 1




This course is an introduction to Practical Theology and, by its nature, will include elements of pastoral theology. The investigation of a range of topics takes place through lectures, accompanied visits, seminars and tutorials and will give theological, biblical, historical and social perspectives on these topics. The investigation will also include guided reflection on the visits and on students’ more general life experience. The topics for 2016-17 are:

  • Models of practical theology
  • Christian worship
  • Care of the weak and vulnerable
  • Christian interaction with contemporary culture
  • Bereavement and loss
  • Church and community

LECTURE DAY & TIME: L1 Tues 9am; L2 Tues 10am.

TUTORIAL DAYS & TIMES: T1 Wed 9am; T2 Wed 10am; T3 Thurs 9am.

NOTE: This module runs in the Autumn Semester.