Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty of Theology

Postgraduate Diploma in Pastoral Psychology
(P.G.Dip.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2018)

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FSD5401 Contemporary Family Issues for Pastoral Work 5 ECTS
PLC5720 Pastoral Counselling 5 ECTS
PLC5730 Psychology and Theology: Convergences and Divergences 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

FDT5201 Christian Perspectives on the Human Person 5 ECTS
PLC5560 Matrimonial Consent: Juridical and Psychological Aspects 10 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PLC5631 On Safeguarding of Minors 5 ECTS
PLC5740 The Pastoral Agent: Professional and Ethical Issues 5 ECTS
PLC5750 Religious, Spiritual and Moral Development 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

PLC5260 Family Ministry: Case Studies 5 ECTS
PLC5760 Psychological Assessment: Theory and Practice 10 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by “The General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008” and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Pastoral Psychology under the auspices of the Faculty of Theology.
 
Last Updated: 14 December 2018
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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