T7231
The Sacraments

The unit The Sacraments builds on earlier units in Christology, soteriology and ecclesiology.  It aims to develop a basic pattern for sacramental life and show its application in the individual sacraments.

Study Level

Undergraduate

Discipline

Theology

Sub Discipline

Systematic Theology

Credit Points

9

Prerequisites

T7210 The Person and Work of Christ; and (T7215 Spirit and Church or T7228 The Church)

Exclusions

T9231 Theology of the Sacraments

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Present a clear statement of the biblical and liturgical foundations of the sacraments
  2. Articulate a theology of sacrament that takes account of their theological tradition
  3. Analyse the theological development of one or more sacraments in the light of their liturgical development
  4. Develop a coherent and critically informed response to contemporary issues in sacramental theology
  5. Apply the principles of sacramental theology to specific pastoral situations.
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