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Diploma in Youth Ministry

DipYthMin

80 cp

Minimum duration: 2 years part-time.

Course available at:
Brisbane Queensland
Canberra ACT
Sydney (Strathfield) NSW

EFTSL value of units: All 10 cp units in this course have an EFTSL value of 0.125. Units with a cp value of a multiple of 10 have corresponding EFTSL values.

1. Admission Requirements1

To be eligible for admission to the course, an applicant must have completed:

  1. year 12 or equivalent; or
  2. at least two years post-secondary experience working in the area of youth ministry.

2. Requirements for Completion of the Diploma

To qualify for the Diploma, a student must complete 80 cp from the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

  1. 70 cp from Core Units;
  2. 10 cp from Electives.

Schedule of Unit Offerings

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Prerequisite (Pre), co-requisite (Co) and incompatible (Inc) units are indicated in parentheses where applicable.

Core Units

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
THBS100 10 Introduction to the Bible
THCP100 10 The Signs of the Times
THCP103 10 Introduction to Youth Ministry
THCP200 10 Prayer and Liturgy (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)
THCP201 10

Ministry Studies (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)

THCP207 10 Christian Community Experience (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)
THCT100 10 What Christians Believe

Electives

Unit Code Credit Points Unit Name
PHIL102 10 Theories of Human Nature
SOCI100 10 Introduction to Sociology
THCP202 10 Faith and Human Development (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)
THCP203 10 Christian Theological Ethics (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)
THCP204 10 Theology, Psychology and Human Experience (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)
THSR203 10

Interfaith Relations and Dialogue (Pre: THBS100 Introduction to the Bible and THCT100 What Christians Believe)

YSED100 10 History of Young People
YSED101 10 Ethical Principles and Practice of Youth Work

Other relevant units approved by the Course Coordinator.


1A student must also comply with the Admission Rules.