Advanced Liturgy: Theory and Practice
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the origins and development of Christian liturgy, including a special focus on the significant reforms of the Catholic Church’s Second Vatican Council. It affords students the opportunity to study the meaning and theology of liturgy. Key documents underpinning the reform and celebration of the liturgy will be considered. Contemporary questions related to liturgy and worship will be explored. This course will be of interest to a broad range of students, including those who may find it useful in their professional context.
|Faculty||Faculty of Education and Arts|
|School||School of Humanities and Social Science|
Not currently offered
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The course will be organised around the following themes:
1. Liturgy: What is its nature and place in the life of the Christian community.
2. The Liturgical Assembly, participation and ministry: Who celebrates the liturgy, what are the roles of various liturgical ministries within the worshipping community?
3. Elements of liturgy:
4. The celebration of the Eucharist and its historical development.
5. Overview of liturgical change in 20th century:
6. Pastoral issues pertaining to liturgy.
|Replacing Course(s)||This course replaces the following course(s): THEO6001. Students who have successfully completed THEO6001 are not eligible to enrol in RELT6001.|
|Contact Hours||Not currently offered|
|Timetable||2018 Course Timetables for RELT6001|