Ministry and Practice

Please note that online subject offerings may vary from semester to semester. Click the timetable here for the most up to date offerings.

Unit Name
Unit Code Status Mode
Advanced Preaching Workshops
(3 credit point each)
electives campus
Advanced Professional Supervision for Ministry Workers PC024 elective
Level 9
Aid and Development EM010 elective online
Capstone Experience **205-912 core requirement (final year, MMin & MDiv) campus/online/ Mega Intensive
Chaplaincy in Educational Settings DM014 elective intensive
Chaplaincy Skills PC049 elective intensive
Christian Worship PC004 elective campus
Congregational Field Education PC092 elective campus/online + fieldwork
Cross-Cultural Communication EM008 elective online
Cross-Cultural Field Education EM040 elective fieldwork
Children’s & Youth Ministry DM037 elective extensive
Foundations of Pastoral Care PC002 elective campus
Gospel, Church & Australian Culture EM030 elective
Level 7 & 8
Gospel, Church and Australian Culture EM030 elective
Level 9
Guided Spiritual Formation (3 credit points each) PC096
core (Ridley) campus (PC096, PC097) /online (PC096, PC097, PC098, PC099)
Introduction to Christian Leadership PC154-712/812 elective campus
Introduction to Personal Evangelism
(6 credit points)
EM063 core (Ridley) campus/
Living Faiths EM021 elective campus/online
Ministry Foundations
(6 credit points)
EM064 elective campus/
Ministry in a Culturally Diverse Context EM018 elective campus
Mission Perspectives EM001 elective campus
Pastoral Care Field Education PC093 elective campus + fieldwork
Pastoral Skills and Methods PC003 elective campus
Personal Formation for Developmental Ministries DM032 elective extensive
Practical Ministry Field Education PC094 elective online + fieldwork
Practice Framework for Children’s and Youth Ministry DM035 elective
Level 9
Preaching I PC047 elective campus/ online
Principles of Leadership & Management PC035 elective campus/online
Professional Supervision for Ministry Workers PC023 elective
Level 9
Skills for Children’s and Families Ministry DM031 elective online
The Bible in Mission: using the Scriptures cross-culturally EM032 elective campus
Youth in the Churches DM011 elective extensive

Please note that Ridley aims to keep classes at a size that best suits the type of student interaction required for the unit.

All units are subject to minimum enrolment numbers and may be varied or cancelled if insufficient or greater than expected enrolments are received. Ridley will make every effort to give students the maximum notice of any cancellations or variations that occur.


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