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Undergraduate Study:

BTh Unit Descriptions.

Within ACOM there are CORE units and Elective units.

  • A CORE unit must be completed in order to graduate
  • An Elective is a unit that a student chooses from a range of options

Churches of Christ students must also complete The Restoration Movement H7365 as one of their 6 electives.

Please note: Some ACOM unit names differ from the official SCD unit names. Where this is the case, the official SCD unit name will appear on transcripts/ records of study and in eminerva.

Bachelor of Theology

Core Subjects in Bachelor of Theology are:

Biblical Studies

B7120 - Introduction to the Old Testament B7120   [ view ]
B7130 - Introduction to the New Testament B7130   [ view ]
B7203 - Hermeneutics B7203   [ view ]
B7214 - Studies in the Pentateuch B7214   [ view ]
B7273 - The Four Gospels B7273   [ view ]
B7364 - Pauline Literature B7364   [ view ]

Christian Spirituality

S7101 - Spiritual Formation 1 S7101   [ view ]
S7201 - Spiritual Formation 2 S7201   [ view ]
S7301 - Spiritual Formation 3 S7301   [ view ]

Church History

H7100 - Introduction to Christian History H7100   [ view ]

Humanities

A7130 - Introduction to Biblical Languages A7130   [ view ]

Mission

M7109 - Introduction to Discipleship M7109   [ view ]

Theology

T7101 - Introduction to Theology T7101   [ view ]
T7217 - The Church T7217   [ view ]
T7231 - The Person and Work of Christ T7231   [ view ]
T7320 - Theology for Ministry T7320   [ view ]
T7333 - The Trinity T7333   [ view ]
T7399 - Capstone Unit in Theology T7399   [ view ]

Elective Subjects in Bachelor of Theology are:

Biblical Studies

B7231 - Prophetic Literature B7231   [ view ]
B7395 - Hermeneutics and Contextualisation B7395   [ view ]

Christian Spirituality

S7102 - Introduction to Christian Spirituality S7102   [ view ]
S7396 - Discerning God's Will Together S7396   [ view ]

Church History

H7365 - The Restoration Movement H7365   [ view ]

Humanities

A7101 - Critical Thinking and Writing A7101   [ view ]

Mission

M7205 - Paradigms for Contemporary Mission M7205   [ view ]
M7285 - Cross-Cultural Mission M7285   [ view ]
M7395 - Missional Spirituality M7395   [ view ]
M7396 - Community Development   [ view ]

Pastoral Counselling

C7249 - Chaplain as Coach C7249   [ view ]
C7369 - The Art and Science of Chaplaincy C7396   [ view ]
C7395 - Understanding and Working with Grief and Trauma C7395   [ view ]
P7102 - Issues and Ethics in Professional Practice P7102   [ view ]

Pastoral Theology

- Disciple Making Movements 1: Foundations for Disciple Making Movements P7195*   [ view ]
- Disciple Making Movements 2: Disciple Making Movements in Contemporary Practice P7295*   [ view ]
M7295 - Becoming a Missional Leader M7295   [ view ]
P7101 - Introduction to Pastoral Care P7101   [ view ]
P7111 - Foundations for Youth Ministry P7111   [ view ]
P7210 - Children’s Ministry P7210   [ view ]
P7211 - Developing a Youth Ministry P7211   [ view ]
P7261 - Principles of Pastoral Leadership P7261   [ view ]
P7274 - Team Ministry Skills P7274   [ view ]
P7282 - Supervised Ministry 1 P7282   [ view ]
P7326 - Culture and Context of Youth Ministry P7326   [ view ]
P7327 - Youth Ministry and Personal Growth P7327   [ view ]
P7364 - Mastering Change P7364   [ view ]
P7382 - Supervised Ministry 2 P7382   [ view ]

Research Units

X7391 - Research Project (9 credit point) X7391   [ view ]
X7392 - Research Project (18 credit point) X7392   [ view ]
X7393 - Independent Guided Study (9 credit point) X7393   [ view ]
X7394 - Independent Guided Study (18 credit point) X7394   [ view ]
X7398 - Action Research Project (18 credit point) X7398   [ view ]
X7399 - Capstone Unit X7399   [ view ]

Theology

T7195 - Transformational Discipleship T8592   [ view ]
T7396 - Biblical Answers for Life's Questions T7396   [ view ]

Worship and Liturgy

L7100 - Introduction to Christian Worship L7100   [ view ]
L7220 - Preaching 1 L7220   [ view ]
L7320 - Preaching 2 L7320   [ view ]