Units

The units taught at Trinity College Theological School provide options in all fields necessary to complete diploma and degree awards.

The DRAFT 2023 timetable (116KB PDF) is available for download. The units being offered are also listed below (but are subject to change).

The full 2023 Handbook will be uploaded here shortly. Note that this is subject to change or revision until the commencement of semester. As well as links to unit summaries, the handbook also includes a complete guide to essay-writing, important policies and procedures (such as our student Code of Conduct), and staff contacts.
 

CLICK ON THE COURSE CODE BELOW TO VIEW THE UNIT DESCRIPTION
(see the Timetable link above to check when each unit is being taught face-to-face)

UNDERGRADUATE UNITS 2023

Field A: Humanities

Study Skills for Theology (Porter) S1 AR1009T (online)
Biblical Hebrew A (Gilmour) – online offered synchronous only (Monday pm) S1

AL1300T (class)
AL1309T (online)

New Testament Greek A (Porter) – with a one-week online pre-semester intensive S1

AL1000T (class)
AL1009T (online)

Study Skills for Theology (Porter) S2 AR1009T (online)
Biblical Hebrew B (Gilmour) – online offered synchronous only (Monday pm) S2

AL2300T (class)
AL2309T (online)

New Testament Greek B (Porter) S2

AL2500T (class)
AL2509T (online)

Field B: Biblical Studies

The Gospel of Matthew (Derrenbacker) – Intensive in Sydney, 18, 20–23 Feb 2023 INT BN3100T (class) 
Introduction to the Old Testament (Gilmour)

S1

BA1000T (either)

Gospel and Epistles of John (Lee) S1 BN3110T (class) 
BN3119T (online)
Gospel and Epistles of John – Greek Exegesis option (Lee) S1 BN3120T (class) 
BN3129T (online)

Women's Authority in the New Testament & Early Church (Lee) – Intensive in Sydney, 8, 10–13 July 2023

INT

BN3810T (class)

Introduction to the Old Testament (Gilmour) – Semester 2 only offered online

S2

BA1000T (online)

Book of Isaiah (Gilmour)  S2

BA3500T (class)
BA3509T (online)

Book of Isaiah – Hebrew Exegesis option (Gilmour)  S2 BA3510T (class)
BA3519T (online)
Introduction to the New Testament (Lee) S2

BN1000T (class) 
BN1009T (online)

The Gospel of Mark (Derrenbacker) S2 BN3600T (class) 
BN3609T (online) 

Field C: Christian Thought and History

Crises, Controversies, and Councils: Christianity Under Construction (Lindsay) 

S1

CH1100T (class)
CH1109T (online)

Foundations for Theological Study (Kirkland)  S1

CT1020T (class)
CT1029T (online)

The End of History: Apocalypse, Economy, and Ecology (Kirkland) S1

CT3700T (class)
CT3709T (online)

Economy and Race (Kirkland) S2

CT3666T (either)

The Church Under and Against Hitler (Lindsay) S2 CH3800T (class)
CH3809T (online)

Field D: Theology—Mission and Ministry

Ministerial Formation in the Anglican Tradition (King) S1

DA1100T (class)
DA1109T (online)

Spiritual Formation in the Christian Tradition (King)

S1

DS3100T (either)

Pastoral Care in Grief and Loss (Heard) – offered online only S1 DP3300T (class)
Chaplaincy Skills and Contexts (Heard) – Intensive in Melbourne, 17–21 July (TBC) INT DP3100T (class)
Anglican Church Law and Governance (Ross/Shand) – Intensive in 2 parts: Melbourne, 7–9 September and Sydney, 9–11 November (both required) INT DC3000T (class)
Mission, Liturgy, and Sacraments (King) S2

DA3300T (either)

Preaching for Worship and Mission (King)

S2

DL3100T (class)
DL3109T (online)

Field D: Field Placements

Supervised Theological Field Education – placement S1/S2 DP2906T
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) – offered as a postgraduate unit only S1/S2

DP9100S

     

POSTGRADUATE UNITS 2023

Foundational Units

Biblical Hebrew A (Gilmour) – online offered synchronous only (Monday pm) S1

AL8300T (class)
AL8309T (online)

New Testament Greek A (Porter) – with a one-week online pre-semester intensive S1 

AL8000T (class)
AL8009T (online)

Introduction to the Old Testament (Gilmour) S1

BA8000T (either)

Foundations for Theological Study (Kirkland)  S1

CT8020T (class)
CT8029T (online)

Crises, Controversies, and Councils: Christianity Under Construction (Lindsay)

S1

CH8100T (class)
CH8109T (online)

Ministerial Formation in the Anglican Tradition (King) S1

DA8100T (Class)
DA8198T (online)

Introduction to the New Testament (Lee) S2

BN8000T (class)
BN8009T (online)

Introduction to the Old Testament (Gilmour) – online only in Semester 2 S2

BA8000T (online)

Supervised Ministry Placement  S1/S2 DP8906T

Elective Units

Biblical Hebrew B (Gilmour) S2

AL9300T (class)
AL9309T (online)

New Testament Greek B (Porter) S2

AL9500T (class)
AL9509T (online)

The Gospel of Matthew (Derrenbacker) – Intensive in Sydney, 18, 20–23 Feb 2023 INT BN9100T (class) 
Gospel and Epistles of John (Lee) S1 BN9110T (class) 
BN9119T (online)
Gospel and Epistles of John – Greek Exegesis option (Lee) S1 BN9120T (class) 
BN9129T (online)

Women's Authority in the New Testament & Early Church (Lee) – Intensive in Sydney, 8, 10–13 July 2023

INT

BN9810T (class)

Book of Isaiah (Gilmour)  S2

BA9500T (class)
BA9509T (online)

Book of Isaiah – Hebrew Exegesis option (Gilmour)  S2 BA9510T (class)
BA9519T (online)
The Gospel of Mark (Derrenbacker) S2 BN9600T (class) 
BN9609T (online) 
The End of History: Apocalypse, Economy, and Ecology (Kirkland) S1

CT9700T (class)
CT9709T (online)

Economy and Race (Kirkland) S2

CT9666T (either)

The Church Under and Against Hitler (Lindsay) S2 CH9800T (class)
CH9809T (online)

Spiritual Formation in the Christian Tradition (King)

S1

DS9100T (either)

Pastoral Care in Grief and Loss (Heard) – offered online only S1 DP9300T (class)
Chaplaincy Skills and Contexts (Heard) – Intensive in Melbourne, 17–21 July (TBC) INT DP9100T (class)
Anglican Church Law and Governance (Ross/Shand) – Intensive in 2 parts: Melbourne, 7–9 September and Sydney, 9–11 November (both required) INT DC9000T (class)
Mission, Liturgy, and Sacraments (King) S2

DA9300T (either)

Preaching for Worship and Mission (King)

S2

DL9100T (class)
DL9109T (online)

Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) S1/S2

DP9100S
DP9273S

Capstone Unit

Capstone Integrated Project – required to complete all Masters awards S2

XX9900T (class)
XX9909T (online)