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DR 4041 / DR 4541
SCOTTISH THEOLOGY
CREDIT POINTS 30

Course Co-ordinator: Dr D Wood

Pre-requisite(s): Students must be enrolled in Programme Year 4. Students from outwith Divinity must seek the authorisation of the coordinator.

Note(s): This course will be available as DR 4041 in 2012/13.

Topics covered in the course will include, the confessional consolidation of the Scottish Reformation in the 16th century, the emergence of Federal Theology, the history, substance and legacy of the Westminster Confession, the Marrow Controversy, 18th and 19th debates between Moderates and Evangelicals, the Great Disruption, the theological work of John McLeod Campbell, H.R. Mackintosh, P.T. Forsyth, John and Donald Baillie, and T.F. Torrance.

1 one-hour lecture/tutorial and 1 two-hour seminar each week.

1st Attempt: 1,000 word literature report (20%); 3,000 word essay (50%); 1 three-hour final written examination (30%).

Resit: 1 three-hour written examination (100%).