Illustrative pathways - Readers

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Illustrative pathway - Reader training

This pathway combines the expectations of the Academic programme with requirements of the Church of England for those training for Reader ministry. Please note that programmes can differ from year to year, and some modifications are some times possible in relation to individual programmes. 

Year 1 of 2 60 credits
Introduction to the Bible 20 credits
Introduction to Christian Worship 10 credits
Foundations for Reflective Practice in Context (Long) 20 credits
Introduction to Preaching * 10 credits
Year 2 of 2 60 credits
Brief Introduction to Christian Doctrine 10 credits
Brief Introduction to Church History 10 credits
Introduction to Christian Ethics 10 credits
Using the Bible Today 20 credits
Integrative Learning for Collaborative Practice* 10 credits


* Taught over three residential weekends