Advanced Formation and Internship in Pastoral Care Ministry
College: Wycliffe College
Instructor 1: Malcolm, Wanda
Course Code: 
TXP2512YF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
0101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
Two Credits
Location: 
Toronto (St George Campus)
Description: 

Th is pass/fail course builds on Part 1 of Boundaries & Bridges and is designed to expand students' mastery of the practices essential to effective and ethical pastoral care. B&B-2 is comprised of a three-hour in-class component at Wycliffe College and a 10-hour field education placement at St. John's Rehabilitation Hospital. The course instructor and field education supervisor work collaboratively and will be in regular communication about students' progress in the course.The primary focus of this course is to provide students with opportunities to learn and demonstrate that their ability to: understand and embody the principles of bringing themselves to ministry with skill, authenticity and integrity (competent use of self); articulate a pastoral image of themselves that is lived out in their pastoral functioning; skillfully engage in a range of pastoral skills essential to providing pastoral care to diverse populations; competently and accurately assess the strengths and needs of those they are serving pastorally; and integrate their conceptual in-class learning with the practice of pastoral care in the field education placement. The overarching goal of this course is for students to gain the requisite skills involved in becoming a person who values and is able to offer sensitive and effective pastoral care, is committed to the ongoing task of developing their capacity for ethical thinking, and consistently behaves with authenticity and integrity.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
TSP2512H or equivlant
Summer 2021
Summer 2019
Hours per Week: 
Intensive
Schedule: 
Irregular
Program Requirement: 
This course in conjunction with TXP2511HY meet the pastoral care training requirements for postulants in the Diocese of Toronto. This course does NOT meet the CRPO requirements.
Minimum: 
5
Maximum: 
10
Enrolment Notes: 
Limited to Trinity and Wycliffe Students
Teaching Method: 
Seminars
Readings
Practicum
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Other