Our short courses in theology offer you the opportunity to explore Christian faith and world religions without committing to a full degree. If you’re teaching religious education or working in a Catholic school, you’ll gain hours towards your professional development accreditation.

Upcoming short courses

We are delighted to announce the details of our next 2019 short course to be held in Canberra.

Catholic Social Teaching: Living the Gospel

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Topic and speaker
25 February

Catholic Social Thought: Theological foundations for action
Dr Edmund Chia
Senior Lecturer in Theology, ACU

PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 482KB)

4 March

The principles of Catholic Social Teaching
Dr Sandie Cornish
Executive Officer (Quality & Strategic Projects), Sydney College of Divinity
18 March

To act justly and love mercy: The Bible from text to Catholic social action.
Dr Emmanuel Nathan
Senior Lecturer in Biblical Studies, ACU
25 March

Exploring human dignity
Associate Professor Patrick McArdle
Campus Dean, Canberra, ACU

Essential information

Time 6pm - 8pm (refreshments provided from 6pm)
Venue ACU Canberra Campus
223 Antill Street, Watson ACT
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Travel Travelling by car: Free parking is available on campus
Fees Attendance, including a Certificate of Participation: $100.00
Attendance only: $50
Current ACU staff and students (not requiring a Certificate of Participation): Free
This course is approved for 8 hours towards maintaining accreditation to teach religious education in Catholic schools (Canberra and Goulburn).

Further information and enquiries

For more information or to discuss alternative methods of payment, please email shortcourses.ftp@acu.edu.au.

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