Timetable 2017

Semester 1

Monday 27 February – Monday 5 June (non-teaching period Monday 10 April – Friday 21 April)

Units taught on campus (week by week)

Monday

6:00-9:00pm

DP1/2/8001S

Introduction to Pastoral Care

Chris Turner & Mary Dewberry

Tuesday

1:30-4:30pm

DP2/3/9007S

Advanced Pastoral Care & Helping Skills

Chris Turner & Mary Dewberry

6:00-9:00pm

CT1/8011S

Introduction to Theology

Stephen Curkpatrick

Wednesday

9:30-11:30am

DP2/3/9060S

Exploring Ministry Through Case Studies

Penny Martin & Andrew Menzies

1:30-4:30pm

CT2/3/9005S

The Gospel of John within Christian Thought

Stephen Curkpatrick

6:00-9:00pm

DM2/3/9024S

Church and Mission

Les Henson

Thursday

1:30-4:30pm

BA2/3/9007S

Narrative in the Hebrew Bible

Merryl Blair

6:00-9:00pm

BA1/8001S

Introducing the Hebrew Bible

Angela Sawyer

Friday

9:30-12:30pm

BN/CT2/3/9031S

Theological Testimony: Romans

Stephen Curkpatrick


Online Units

BA1/8001S

Introducing the Hebrew Bible

Angela Sawyer

also offered on campus

CT1/8011S

Introduction to Theology

Stephen Curkpatrick

also offered on campus

DP2/3/9020S

Pastoral and Spiritual Interventions with Children: Trauma and Transition

Vivienne Mountain

also offered on campus

DS2/3/9023S

Following Christ in Australia Today

Tim McCowan

only online

BN2/3/9018S

Parables and their interpretations: influences on Christian Theology

Stephen Curkpatrick

online only


Intensive Units (in blocks or at irregular times)

DA1/8015S

Children and Families Ministry: Core Issues in diverse contexts

Beth Barnett

Over 6 days: Wed-Fri 8, 9, 10 February & Mon-Wed 13, 14, 15 February (9:30am - 4:30pm each day)

DA1/8001S

Foundations for Youth Ministry

Andrew Menzies & Scott Mageean

Mon-Fr 13-17 February at Stirling (9:30am-4:30pm each day) and attendance at Generations Conference (171 Rooks Road, Vermont) on Sat 25 February (8:00am-4:30pm)

DP8032S

Pastoral Care at end-of-life: An Introduction

Heather Tan

3 Friday-Saturdays on 17-18 March, 28-29 April, 19-20 May (9:30am-4:30pm each day)

DP1/2/8072S

Transformation, Renewal and the Agent of Change

Andrew Menzies

A foundational unit for students exploring ministry and leadership

Wed-Fri 19, 20, 21 April and Wed-Fri 21, 22, 23 June (9:30am-4:30pm each day)

DS2/3/9023S

Following Christ in Australia Today

Tim McCowan

Ministry professional development unit for postgrad students

Over 5 days 13-17 February (Mon 1:00pm-9:00pm, Tues 9:00am-5:00pm, Wed 9:00am-9:00pm, Thurs 9:00am-5:00pm, Fri 9:00am-1:00pm)

Semester 2

Monday 31 July – Friday 3 November (non-teaching period: Monday 25 Sept – Friday 6 Oct)

Units taught on campus (week by week)

Monday

9:30-12:30pm

DS2/3/9011S

The Inner Life of a Disciple of Christ

Tim McCowan

6:00-9:00pm

CH1/2/8012S

Christian History: From Reformation to Modernity

Stephen Curkpatrick

Tuesday

1:30-4:30pm

DP2/3/9007S

Advanced Pastoral Care & Helping Skills

Chris Turner & Mary Dewberry

6:00-9:00pm

BN1/8001S

Interpreting the New Testament

Sue Kmetko

Wednesday

9:30-11:30am

DP2/3/9060S

Exploring Ministry Through Case Studies

Penny Martin & Andrew Menzies

1:30-4:30pm

CT2/3/9071S

Christology Without Fig Leaves

Stephen Curkpatrick

6:00-9:00pm

BA2/3/9004S

Psalms: Community, Spirituality and Prayer

Merryl Blair

Thursday

9:30-12:30pm

DP1/2/8001S

Introduction to Pastoral Care

Chris Turner & Mary Dewberry

1:30-4:30pm

DP2/3/9008S

Pastoral Leadership and Congregational Transformation

Andrew Menzies

6:00-9:00pm

DP2/3/9010S

Engaging Diversity: Reflection, Discernment, Formation

Chris Turner & Kate Eve

Friday

9:30-12:30pm

BN/CT2/3/9019S

Christian Identity and Paul’s Corinthian epistemology

Stephen Curkpatrick


Online Units

DS2/3/9011S

The Inner Life of a Disciple of Christ

Tim McCowan

Also offered on campus

BA2/3/9004S

Psalms: Community, Spirituality and Prayer

Merryl Blair

Also offered on campus

DM1/2/8703S

The History and Future of Christian Mission

Les Henson

Online only

BN1/8001S

Interpreting the New Testament

Toni Nguyen

Also offered on campus

CT3/9797S

Churches of Christ Identity

Stephen Curkpatrick

Only online

CH1/2/8012S

Christian History: From Reformation to Modernity

Stephen Curkpatrick

Also offered on campus

DA/DS2/3/9010S

The Nurture and Spiritual Guidance of Children

Vivienne Mountain

Also offered on campus as an intensive in November


Intensive Units (in blocks or at irregular times)

DP8015S

The Art of Supervisory Practice

Marcel Koper and Joan Wight-Howie

27 June (10:00-12:00 midday), 18, 19 July; 8, 22 Aug; 5, 19 Sep (9:30-4:30pm)

DM1/2/8002S

Transforming Urban Neighbourhoods

Michael Duncan

Over six days on Wed-Fri 5, 6, 7 July & Mon-Wed 10, 11, 12 July (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DA1/2/8023S

Culture and Context for Youth Ministry

Andrew Menzies & Scott Mageean

Wed-Fri 26-28 July and Wed-Fr 27-29 September at 1st Floor, 582 Heidelberg Rd, Fairfield (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DP9033S

Pastoral Care at end-of-life: Advanced Theory and Practice

Heather Tan

3 Friday-Saturdays on 4-5 Aug, 1-2 Sept, 13-14 Oct (9:30-4:30pm each day)

DP2/3/9022S

Pastoral and Spiritual Care in a Multi-Faith Setting: reflecting, respecting, practising

Alan Niven (Co-ordinator)

Over six full days in second semester - (9:00- 4:30pm each day) as follows:
Jewish Day - Wednesday August 2nd
Hindu Day - Wednesday August 16th
Christian Orthodox Day - Wednesday September 13th
Sikh Day - Saturday September 23rd
Muslim Day - Tuesday October 17th
Buddhist Day - Wednesday October 25th

DM3/9025S

Lessons in Evangelism and Discipleship from John Wesley

Michael Duncan

Ministry Professional development unit for postgrad students

5 days on 2-6 Oct (Mon 1:00-9:00pm, Tues 9:00-500pm, Wed 9:00-9:00pm, Thurs 9:00-5:00pm, Fri 9:00-1:00pm)

DA/DS2/3/9010S

The Nurture and Spiritual Guidance of Children

Vivienne Mountain

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 29 Nov-1 Dec and Mon, Tues, Wed 4-6 Dec (9:30-4:30pm each day) at CTM (29 College Cres, Parkville)

DP3/9070S

Pastoral and Theological Issues in Ageing

Chris Turner (Co-ordinator)

Over six days on Wed, Thurs, Fri 29 Nov-1 Dec and Mon, Tues, Wed 4-6 Dec (9:30-4:30pm each day)
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