TH570.306 Living in Christ



Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, the student will be able to:

Unit Description

In each area it is anticipated that there will be a range of related issues presented.The aim of this unit is to allow one-off opportunities to study with visiting specialists, in cross-institutional units, or in areas where a unit is only likely to offered once (or is being trialled) to be taken for credit.


Using the example of the theology of Paul Tillich above:

Background to Tillich: Personal and Social biography; The German context and move to the USA. Tillich’s understanding of philosophy, its value and limits, and his response to the theological thought of the time.

Tillich’s view of and terms for God; Tillich’s view of culture, and particularly his appreciation of music (or performance, or visual art).

Tillich’s thought in its time, and his legacy.

Methodological issues in Tillich’s thought and in studying Tillich.

Teaching Strategies

This will be a classroom-based taught unit. Lectures, tutorials and seminars will be utilised as appropriate.

Unit offerings

Face to face:

Please note

The Unit Offerings listed above are a guide only and the timetable for any year is the final authority. The College may vary offerings based on demand or other conditions.

This unit may be available in different modes of delivery i.e. online and face-to-face as listed above. The unit content will not differ between these modes of delivery. There will possibly be a difference in the schedule and/or the prescribed assessment tasks, however both will cover and assess the same content.