Timetable

2019 Specialist Timetable for Master of Counselling

Semester 1

Weekly classroom and online units begin: 25 February - 31 May
Census Date: 19 March
Non-teaching Period: 15 April - 26 April
Results Published: 12 July

Units taught on campus (week by week)

Monday

1.30-4.30pm

AL/BN2/3/9003S

Applied Greek: Interpreting Galatians

Sue Kmetko

Tuesday

9.30-12.30pm

DP2/3/9008S

Pastoral Leadership and Congregational Transformation

Andrew Menzies

1.30-4.30pm

DP2/3/9107S

Advanced Pastoral and Spiritual Care and Listening Skills (Part A)

Mary Dewberry and Chris Turner - N.B. continues in 2nd semester

6.00-9.00pm

CT1/8011S

Introduction to Theology

Stephen Curkpatrick

Wednesday

9.30-12.30pm

DP1/2/8001S

Introduction to Pastoral and Spiritual Care

Chris Turner

1.30-3.30pm

DP2/3/9160S

Exploring Ministry Through Case Studies (Part A)

Penny Martin - N.B. continues in second semester

6.00-9.00pm

BA2/3/9004S

Psalms: Community, Spirituality and Prayer

Merryl Blair

Thursday

9.30-12.30pm

BA1/8001S

Introducing the Hebrew Bible

Angela Sawyer

1.30-4.30pm

DP2/3/9009S

Pastoral and Spiritual Care and Families

Chris Turner

Friday

9.30-12.30pm

CT2/3/9018S or BN2/3/9018S

Parables and their interpretations: influences on Christian Theology

Stephen Curkpatrick


Online Units


Intensive and Mixed Mode Units

DA1/8015S

Children and Families Ministry: Core Issues and Contextualities for Excellence in Practice

Beth Barnett

Intensive

over 6 days on 13, 14, 15 and 18, 19, 20 February (9.30am-4.30pm each day)

DP9068S

The Practice of Supervision: Practicum

Joan Wright-Howie and Allison Whitby

Mixed Mode

(double unit-48 points) on Tues-Wed 2-3 April. Students engage in group work and supervised practice through May and June – N.B. continues in second semester

DP9034S

Human Research Methodologies

Alan Niven and Tim McCowan

Mixed Mode

4-5 March and 13 May (9.30am-4.30pm each day) plus online sessions

Semester 2

Weekly classroom and online units begin: 29 July - 1 November
Census Day: 20 August
Non-teaching Period: 23 September - 4 October

Units taught on campus (week by week)

Monday
Tuesday

9.30-12.30pm

DP/DS3/9030S

The Art of Reconciliation

Tim McCowan

1.30-4.30pm

DP2/3/9207S

Advanced Pastoral and Spiritual Care and Listening Skills (Part B)

Mary Dewberry and Chris Turner

6.00-9.00pm

BN1/8001S

Interpreting the New Testament

Sue Kmetko

Wednesday

1.30-3.30pm

DP2/3/9260S

Exploring Ministry Through Case Studies (Part B)

Penny Martin

Thursday

9.30-12.30pm

DP2/3/9012S

Pastoral Care with People with Disabilities

Andy Calder at CTM (29 College Cres, Parkville)

6.00-9.00pm

DA1/8004S

Introduction to Ministry and Mission Studies

Andrew Menzies

6.00-9.00pm

BA2/3/9003S

Isaiah: hope, despair, redemption

Angela Sawyer

Friday

Online Units


Intensive and Mixed Mode Units

DP3/9025S

Pastoral Responses to Mental Health Issues

Ros Cairns

Over three Fridays and Saturdays on 12-13 July, 26-27 July, 20-21 September (9.30am to 4.30pm each day).

DP2/3/9010S

Engaging Diversity: Reflection, Discernment, Formation

Chris Turner

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 17-19 July and Mon, Tues, Wed 22-24 July (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DM1/2/8002S

Transforming Urban Neighbourhoods

Michael Duncan

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 17-19 July and Mon, Tues, Wed 22-24 July (9:30-4:30pm each day)

CT3/9797S

Churches of Christ Identity

Stephen Curkpatrick

One seminar day on 23 July (9.30-4.30pm) plus 8 weeks online

CT3/9008S

Culture and country: engaging faith in contemporary Australian society

Stephen Curkpatrick, Hery Susanto, Samuel Curkpatrick

Friday and Saturday 20-21 September (9.30am to 4.30pm each day) plus 8 online sessions

BS1/8001S

Biblical Studies for Ministry Practice

Angela Sawyer

26th-29th Aug (Mon-Thurs) 9.00am-5.00pm each day with additional hours online engagement.

DP9017S

Supervision in Spiritual Care using Critical Reflection

Fiona gardner

4th, 5th and 6th September and 4th and 25th October (9.30am - 4.30pm each day)

DM2/3/9026S

Dietrich Bonhoeffer: On Ego, Power and Freedom in Ministry and Mission

Michael Duncan

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 25 - 27 Sept and Mon, Tues, Wed 30 Sept - 2 Oct (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DP9068S

The Practice of Supervision: Practicum

Joan Wright-Howie and Allison Whitby

(continued from first semester) on two days in July or August (dates to be set after consultation with students). Two further days on Tues-Wed 8-9 Oct (9.30am-4.30pm each day)

DP8032S

Pastoral Care at end-of-life: An Introduction

Heather Tan

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 20-22 Nov and Mon, Tues, Wed 25-27 Nov (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DS2/3/9019S

The Nurture and Spiritual Guidance of Children

Andrew Menzies and Beth Barnett

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 27-29 Nov and Mon, Tues, Wed 2-4 Dec (9:30-4:30pm each day) at CTM (29 College Cres, Parkville)
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