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Passing on the Faith: The Ministry of Faith Formation
Credits: 4 cr.
An identification and examination of religious education processes, programs and practices with special attention to:
(1) a diversity of theological understandings among and across various age groups
(2) teaching strategies and practical methods appropriate to various ages and groups
(3) the divergent practices among various religious membership groups
(4) the philosophical and cultural differences of ethnic groups
This course engages you in limited field observation involving assessment, planning, identifying of resources and evaluation of existing catechetical practices. Personal assessment of your ministerial competency and individual goal setting conclude the class.