The Person and Work of Christ

The unit The Person and Work of Jesus Christ is designed to provide students with a foundational knowledge of the person and saving work of Jesus Christ.  It also seeks to enable students to begin to explore the relevance of this understanding in the light of contemporary Christian thought and discipleship.

Study Level




Credit Points



T5105 Introduction to Christian Doctrines


T7210 The Person and Work of Christ

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Demonstrate familiarity with the New Testament foundations of the understanding of the person and work of Jesus Christ.
  2. Develop an awareness of the evolution of Church teaching on Christology and Soteriology
  3. Analyse selected source documents and theological literature relevant to the study of the Person and Work of Jesus Christ
  4. Appraise theological attempts to relate the Christology and Soteriology to issues in contemporary culture and religion
  5. Apply their knowledge of the Person and Work of Jesus Christ to their understanding of the Christian life as it is lived in different socio-cultural contexts.
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