Learning Outcomes

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

Unit Description

This unit offers a broad overview of the basic foundations of youth ministry and invites students to reflect strategically and theologically about ministry with the present generation of youth. The theory and practice of youth ministry will be explored through group work and theoretical input. Students will be introduced to a range of ideas and principles applicable to different contexts and given the tools to evaluate and implement these principles. The unit is suitable for those wishing to be better equipped for voluntary youth leadership as well as for those interested in youth ministry as a vocation. Although aimed primarily at preparing the student for youth ministry in the local church, this course will also provide a basis for exploring other forms of youth ministry.

Teaching Strategies

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.