Key Themes in Theology

Trinity College Dublin

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Key Themes in Theology

  • Host University

    Trinity College Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Religion, Theology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    This module first presents key systematic themes in theology: Creation, Theodicy, the Trinity, Christology and Eschatology tracing their forms and interpretations in the classical, medieval and modern periods. Secondly it will introduce key modern contextual theologies: liberation theology; feminism and gender studies in theology; ecology and theology.

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