Morling College is pleased to be able to offer two Special Religious Education (SRE) units in conjunction with a Certificate in Theology. These units are offered in semester 1 and semester 2 each year. (Please see our Calendar for enrolment cut-off dates each semester).
Teaching Faith in the Classroom – TCFC
In this exciting new unit, you will develop specialised skills for teaching faith and Christian studies in contemporary secular classrooms. You’ll learn about the cultures and contexts in which the Christian faith is taught in government schools, the different ways students learn, and how to prepare and deliver lessons. This is a core unit for High School SRE teachers, and requires that you teach two Scripture lessons over the course of the semester.
Introduction to Pastoral Care – IPC
In this unit you’ll explore biblical foundations and best practices for pastoral care. You’ll form skills in caring for people in crisis situations, in referrals, and in providing competent care. You’ll develop an understanding of people in social relationships, and consider how best to provide care in a wide variety or situations and contexts. This is a preferred core unit for High School SRE teachers6 units to be completed.
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