Available units

Christian Belief

Gain a sound knowledge of the Christian faith, and strengthen your faith and commitment to God. Understand the importance of our beliefs in shaping our lives and ministries. Be inspired to see the ri…

Pastoral Care for those With Mental Illness (Certificate Unit)

Mental Illness affects nearly one in four Australians and is a growing phenomenon worldwide. As Christians, what can we do to help support and care for people living with mental illness? This unit wi…

Pastoral Evangelism

Be introduced to a biblical perspective on evangelism in pastoral settings. Explore holistic pastoral care, and sensitively recognise and respond to gospel opportunities. We strongly recommend that y…

New Testament (Certificate Unit)

This unit equips students with an introductory knowledge of key themes within the New Testament and how these themes relate to pastoral care in our ministry contexts.

Practical Pastoral Care (Certificate Unit)

Practical Pastoral Care equips students with an applied framework to provide pastoral Care in a variety of ministry contexts.

Christian Worldview

Everyone has a worldview – it is the lens through which we see life and the world around us. Our worldview shapes our beliefs, our decisions and the way we respond to the events in our life. In this …

New Testament Overview

In this unit, you will learn about the social, historical and cultural world from which the New Testament arose. Study the contents and themes of the gospels, Acts, Romans, Hebrews and Revelation wit…

Old Testament Overview

The Old Testament forms the background to the message of Jesus, but often we don’t have a good knowledge of it. In this unit, you will learn about the way the OT came together into its current form, …

Pastoral Care

Would you like to improve your skills to care for others pastorally? This unit on pastoral care will introduce you to the biblical basis of caring and how to care for people in different stages of li…

Pastoral Care for Those With Mental Illness

Mental Illness affects nearly one in four Australians and is a growing phenomenon worldwide. As Christians, what can we do to help support and care for people living with mental illness? This unit wi…

Post-Exilic Literature (Daniel and Ezra)

How did God’s people respond to life in exile? What were God’s promises to his people now that they were no longer in Israel? Would they ever be ‘Israel’ again? Enjoy exploring two prophetic books wh…

Practical Pastoral Care

In this unit, you will develop your practical skills in pastoral care. You will learn how to ask helpful questions, listen effectively and employ boundaries. You will also learn how to apply the scri…