The Catholic Institute


Leadership and Ministry

Speciality Papers for the Christian Leadership Stream

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LD601 LEADERSHIP AND MINISTRY
LD/PM331 LEADERSHIP AND MINISTRY
Level 6, 15 Credits         Course Material: Course Reader
This course will explore the influence a Christian world view has on the way people enter into the leadership process. It will examine the nature of the organisation where people do leadership and consider how doing leadership within the parish context can constitute ministry.
 
LD602 LITURGICAL LEADERSHIP AND PRACTICE
PM232 LITURGICAL LEADERSHIP AND PRACTICE
Level 6, 15 Credits
The course is designed to assist those who are called to be lay leaders in parishes, to evaluate important issues in the liturgical theology and spirituality of the Catholic Church. The course includes a practical dimension which will help participants appreciate the skills required for leadership in community prayer.
 
 
LD603 VALUES AND ETHICS IN LEADERSHIP
LD/PM333 VALUES AND ETHICS IN PASTORAL LEADERSHIP
Level 6, 15 Credits         Course Material:  Course Reader
Technological developments are becoming integrated into and changing our social practices and institutions, including sexuality, marriage and family life. This course will help students to engage with some of the pastoral issues that people face today from the beginning of life through to the end of life. The backdrop for reflecting on these issues is that of the Catholic-Christian moral tradition, including its tradition of canon law.
 
SC636  MODELS OF BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP
SC335  BIBLICAL THEMES AND MODELS FOR LEADERSHIP
Level 6, 15 Credits                            
Building upon the introductory Scripture courses, this course will explore several significant biblical themes relevant to leadership such as: call, covenant, reign of God and community. It will also consider the person of Jesus and various other biblical men and women from a leadership perspective.

 

The following paper is part of the DipPL AND  is offered for the last time in 2019. 
LD/PM334 PASTORAL LEADERSHIP IN SYNTHESIS
Level 6, 15 Credits       Course Material: Course Reader   
The aim of this paper is to bring together the different learning from the academic and practical components of the Diploma in Pastoral Leadership Programme. Various themes will be identified and students will be asked to apply their insights to different scenarios. It will also provide an opportunity to explore the Church and leadership of the future.