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DI2000   Christian Thought and Practice 1

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 20

ECTS credits : 10

Level : SCQF Level 8

Semester: 1

Planned timetable: 2.00 pm Mon, Tue, Thu

This module explores the historical development and present expression of key topics in Christian doctrine and Christian ethics. Four key doctrines will be examined (creation, Trinity, Christology, and soteriology) as well as a variety of approaches to theological ethics (natural law, divine command, virtue ethics, Scripture & ethics).

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass DI1001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 3 lectures and 1 tutorial.

Scheduled learning hours: 44

Guided independent study hours: 156

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 50%, Coursework = 50%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 50%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 50%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%

Personnel

Module coordinator: Rev Dr S R Holmes
Module teaching staff: Professor C Schwobel