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Undergraduate | CUR-EDC430 | 2024

Teaching About Jesus in Catholic Schools

Learn about Jesus, his teachings, and the people and events of his time. You’ll cover the birth and death of Jesus, and the significant religious events that commemorate his life. Explore how religious education in Catholic schools teach Jesus’ messages.

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Start dates
25 Nov 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

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Teaching About Jesus in Catholic Schools

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. describe the human and divine nature of Jesus and his core gospel teachings within the Catholic tradition
    2. explain key terms: ‘beatitude’, ‘Christ’, ‘gospel’, ‘hypostatic union’, ‘incarnation’, ‘kingdom of God’, ‘miracle’, ‘parable’, ‘resurrection’ and ‘trinity’
    3. apply a gospel teaching of Jesus as presented in the Perth Archdiocesan Religious Education Units of Work to the life experience of students within a Catholic school setting
    4. reflect critically on the personal and professional readiness of staff to be supportive of or teach Jesus’ gospel message in Catholic schools

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0.125 EFTSL

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