An introduction to the theory, approaches and methods of practical theology, including critical reflection on and examination of case studies. During the second week, students will have the opportunity to present and discuss cases based on their own ministry context. Pre-course readings, discussion, role-play, case studies. Evaluation: Class participation, short in-class writing assignments, final post-class paper. Intended audience: Low-residence students. [advanced work required: see CDSP registrar]