First Year - Semester 1
Building on BBCT4250 'The Basis of Mission and Ministry', this module explores biblical and theological understandings of pastoral care and its practice in contemporary Christian ministry. By integrating experience and observation with Scripture and tradition, strategies for effective pastoral care will be developed.
On successful completion, you will be able to:
Demonstrate an understanding of the nature of pastoral care and evaluate its importance in Christian ministry today
Demonstrate knowledge of varied biblical and theological perspectives on pastoral care and pastoral ministry
Participate in informed discussion on aspects of pastoral care with fellow students
Explore your own self-understanding as a potential pastoral practitioner
A written assignment of 2000 words