Course Code: BTC4001
This course will give the participants a basic knowledge of the main topics of Theology. Starting with an introduction to Faith and the Church. A deep understanding of the Holy Scriptures. Catholic Social Teaching, is an area of Catholic doctrine concerning matters of human dignity and the common good in society. The Catholic Liturgy. The history of the Church and the dogmatic theology. With the last topic on the Structure of the Church.
By the end of this course, the student will be able to have a basic knowledge of Theology and understand better the foundations of the Christian belief, Holy Scriptures, Catholic Social Teaching, Liturgy, History of the Church and its structures.
The course is delivered over six sessions. Each session is 1-hour long.
Thursdays from 10:30 am – 11:30am
26 January 2023
What is faith? What is the Church?
Rev. Prof. Hector Scerri
21 February 2023
Rev. Dr. Martin Micallef OFM
23 March 2023
Catholic Social Teaching
Rev. Dr. Carlo Calleja
20 April 2023
History of the Church and Dogmatic Theology
|Rev. Prof. Hector Scerri|
18 May 2023
|Rev Dr. Jesmond Manicaro|
15 June 2023
Structures of the Church
Bishop Joseph Galea Curmi
This course has three exit certificate options:
- Certificate of Attendance
To obtain a Certificate of Attendance, students must attend all the course contact hours (all 6 sessions).
2. Certificate of Participation
To obtain a Certificate of Participation, students must attend all the contact hours and pass the short multiple-choice online exam.
3. Certificate of Achievement*
To obtain a Certificate of Achievement, students must:
- attend all the contact hours;
- pass the short multiple-choice online exam;
- and successfully complete a written assignment (500 – 1000 words);
Course Level: PFI Level 4
Teaching and Awarding Institutions: Pastoral Formation Institute