Explanation of theological authors

ltheo2220  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Explanation of theological authors
4.00 credits
30.0 h
Bourgine Benoît (coordinator); Gaziaux Eric;
Main themes
To achieve those objectives, one will propose:
- readings of texts;
- developments and discussions between students and professor.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 - to approach authors by texts;
2 - to understand the fundamental articulations of the thought of a theological author;
3 - to highlight the key concepts of a thought;
4 - to elaborate a critical approach.
Evaluation methods
Continuous assessment.
Two short papers per session (maximum 10 minutes at the beginning of each hour) introduce the debate in which all participate. 
The schedule for a session is as follows:
* communication 1: 10 mn + debate: 45 mn
* break (10 mn)
* communication 2 : 10 mn + debate : 45 mn.
At the end of the seminar, the student will write a synthesis of the course, in the form of a thesis to be defended at the last
thesis to be defended during the last session. The evaluation takes into account the active participation in the seminar, the oral and written presentation, as well as the final synthesis, according to the following proportion: Communications (and synthesis): 50%; Participation in debates: 50%.
In case of failure or absence from any part of the evaluation, the student will be required to submit a paper.
There is no possibility of taking the exam in the August session.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Theology