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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedNot offered in 2011
Coordinator(s)I Naumann and P Howard


Previously coded RLT2140


This unit introduces the student to the purpose, method and content of Christian Theology. It investigates the Christian understanding of the possibility of human knowledge of God and of a self revelation of God within human history, the development of theological understandings of the role of God in the origin of the universe and the emergence and evolution of human society, the human experience of death and the possibility of an afterlife.


One short essay (1000 words): 25%
Research Essay (2500 words): 50%
Examination (1 hour): 25%

Contact hours

3 hours per week

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Religion and theology


A first-year sequence in History or Religion and Theology or permission.