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 Sydney.

The Bible and Belief: Truth, Authority, and Religious Commitment in the 21st Century

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Topic and speaker
31 July

Alternative Facts, Fake News and the Search for Truth.
Dr Jamie Parr
7 August

Mind the Gap: the Bible and Belief.
Dr Emmanuel Nathan

14 August

Before the Bible: Coming to Terms with the Plurality of the Biblical Tradition.
Dr Gareth Wearne
21 August

A-dieu to truth?
Associate Professor Robyn Horner

Essential information

Time 6pm - 8pm (refreshments provided from 6pm) 
Venue 532.12.25AB Level 12 Tennison Woods House 8-20 Napier Street, North Sydney
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 will contribute 6 hours of NESA registered professional development addressing standards 2.1.2 and 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW, and is also approved for six hours for all Categories A–E under the Accreditation Policy (Sydney Catholic Schools, Archdiocese of Sydney and Catholic Education, Diocese of Wollongong)

Further information and enquiries

For more information, please email shortcourses.ftp@acu.edu.au.

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