Details for Methods and Strategies for Cross Cultural Ministry

This unit builds on ‘Introduction to Cross Cultural Ministry’ (CCM101) by developing a personal and ministry strategy for effective missionary life and work.


Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: CCM223
  • Credit points: 10
  • Subject coordinator: Kevin Hovey

Prerequisites

CCM101—Introduction to Cross Cultural Ministry or 40 Credit Points

Awards offering Methods and Strategies for Cross Cultural Ministry

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Outcomes

Students should be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a detailed understanding of ‘mission,’ including Christian perspectives and common misconceptions;
  2. Critically examine the missionary’s role and place within the church at home and abroad;
  3. Apply basic leadership development theory to mission work;
  4. Apply developmental theory to mission work;
  5. Apply basic organisational theory to mission work;
  6. Examine various approaches to mission and develop a basic mission philosophy and strategy for use in the field;
  7. Critically analyse the challenges and opportunities of an effective indigenous model for contemporary missionary ministry.

Subject Content

  1. Missionary Strategy
  2. Urban and rural mission contexts
  3. Planting churches cross culturally
  4. Indigenous leadership selection and development
  5. Pentecostal praxis in cross cultural ministry
  6. Development Theory

This course may be offered in the following formats

  • Face to Face (on site)
  • E-Learning (online)

Please consult your course prospectus or enquire about how and when this course will be offered next at Alphacrucis College.

Assessment Methods

  • Reflective Journal 20% (2500 words)
  • Presentation 30% (15mins plus 1500 word write up)
  • Major Essay 50% (2500 words)

Prescribed Text

  • Primary readings provided