M5100
Introduction to World Mission

The unit Introduction to World Mission introduces students to the worldwide Christian Church and its mission.  It provides an overview of key biblical, cultural, historical, and strategic aspects of mission and explains some of the challenges of communicating the gospel message across widely different cultures.

Study Level

Undergraduate

Discipline

Christian Life and Ministry

Sub Discipline

Mission

Credit Points

9

Prerequisites

Nil

Exclusions

Nil

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this unit students will be able to:

  1. describe the biblical and theological basis of Christian mission
  2. outline key Christian perspectives related to the practice of world mission
  3. explore strategies to strengthen local church involvement in world mission
  4. suggest ways in which Australian churches might address cultural and religious diversity in their outreach to the local community
  5. apply perspectives covered in this unit to a specific mission context of personal relevance or interest.
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