New Zealand Catholics: Their Story

Stage Three

TitleNew Zealand Catholics: Their Story
Pre-requisitesTwo papers (30 NZQA credits) in Church History
LecturerMayte Ramos
NZ Credit ValueNZQA NQF Level 7 (15 credits)
AUS Credit ValueTEQSA AQF Level 7 (9 credit points)
Duration12 teaching weeks + 2 weeks study & exams + Assignment week + mid-semester break. For more deAcademic Calendartails check the
Course Unit OutlineSydney College of Divinity course description
Fees (NZ$)See the Fees Guide
DescriptionThis course unit provides a survey of the history of the Catholic Church in New Zealand and a context for other theological studies relating to the New Zealand Church.
Lecturer's IntroductionAn exploration of the history of the Church in NZ, from the struggles of the early Marist Missionaries, as they sought to bring the Gospel to the Maori people, to the challenges faced by the local church today.