This unit promotes an authentic and robust understanding of the Bible as the core foundation for the development of Christian education. Starting from a recognition of the Bible’s inspired and divine character, this course enables students to develop a sound biblical understanding of the theology, history, and literature of the canonical books of the Old and New Testaments, and to be prepared to apply this growth in educational planning and decision making at all levels. 

ED500 Unit Outline

This unit enables students to appreciate the philosophically committed nature of all education by exploring the role that worldviews play in human life, thereby enabling them to critique worldviews in contemporary educational practice and, in their own school communities, to engage in educational decision making and curriculum development that is faithful to a Christian understanding of the world and our/their place and task in it.

EDE501 Unit Outline

This unit enables students to appreciate the philosophically committed nature of all education by exploring the role that worldviews play in human life, thereby enabling them to critique worldviews in contemporary educational practice and, in their own school communities, to engage in educational decision making and curriculum development that is faithful to a Christian understanding of the world and our/their place and tasks in it.

EDL501 Unit Outline

School leaders are a vital link in the translation of a school community’s vision into the daily life of the classroom. Students explore the issues of school culture and community. It encourages school leaders to evaluate their own leadership practice in light of a biblical worldview.

EDL560 Unit Outline

This unit will examine some of the key points of leadership including the five practices of exemplary leadership according to Kouzes and Posner (2012).  In addition,  it will consider leadership as a relationship and what people look for and want from their leaders.  It will investigate biblical leadership and the implications leadership practice has on organisational structure and processes and reconstruct these to reflect the core values of leadership as service.

EDL563 Unit Outline