Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Spirituality

Summary information

Course title

Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Spirituality

Postnominals

GCISp

CRICOS code

0

Colleges

  • Jesuit College of Spirituality

Overseas students

No

AQF level

Level 8 – Bachelor Honours Degree, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma

Study mode

  • On campus

Study load

  • Part-time
  • Full-time

Duration

The GCISp is one semester full-time or up to three semesters part-time.

Cost of study

The GCISp requires completion of 3 standard postgraduate units. Fees for 2017 are $2286 per unit or $6858 for a full-time semester (3 units).

Detailed information

What is this course about

The Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Spirituality allows students to understand personal spiritual experience through introductory study of themes and approaches in Ignatian spirituality. It serves as a foundation for students’ ministry in a range of contexts, and for further study in spiritual direction. Graduates are able to articulate insights for Christian practice and identity.

Course learning outcomes

Graduates of the Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Spirituality

  1. have reflected critically on their experience in light of foundational Ignatian themes, sources and approaches to prayer
  2. have knowledge of the dynamics of spiritual growth and methods of prayer as described in the Ignatian tradition and the Spiritual Exercises
  3. apply Ignatian understanding to ongoing personal formation and decision-making
  4. apply Ignatian principles and insights to understanding life, work and community.

Follow on study

Admission

Admission dates

Admissions for second semester 2017 close on Friday 21 July 2017.

Eligibility requirements

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree, or an approved equivalent.

How to apply

How to Enrol

Course structure

The Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Spirituality consists of 45 points comprised of one Foundational unit:

a)    DS8110F Ignatian Discernment and Decision-Making

and two of the following three Elective units:

b)    DS9110F Identity, Vocation, Mission

c)    DS9109F Key Meditations and Rules in the Spiritual Exercises

d)    DS9108F The Weeks of the Spiritual Exercises

Academic dress

Academic gown

Black Bachelor gown

Headwear

Black trencher

Hood

None

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