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 Melbourne.

Catholic Social Teaching: Living the Gospel

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Topic and speaker
27 February
Catholic Social Thought: Theological foundations for action
Dr Edmund Chia
Senior Lecturer in Theology, ACU

PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 482KB)

13 March

Living justly: Sacred scripture and Catholic social teaching
Dr Janine Luttick
Lecturer in Biblical Studies, ACU

PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 551KB)

20 March

Everyone loves social justice, but why do we do it in Catholic schools?
Associate Professor Robyn Horner
Associate Professor, School of Theology, ACU

PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 3.4MB)

27 March

The common good: The good of all of us
Dr Sandie Cornish
Executive Officer (Quality & Strategic Projects), Sydney College of Divinity

PowerPoint presentation (PDF, 182KB)

Essential information

Time 6pm - 8pm (refreshments provided from 6pm) 
Venue ACU Melbourne Campus
115 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC
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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 short course is approved for 6 hours towards Accreditation to Teach in a Catholic School (CECV).

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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