Issues and Skills in Pastoral Care/ Chaplaincy Studies
The Education Act (1998) obliges schools to promote the moral, spiritual and personal development of students. This module provides participants with an opportunity to assist in the realisation of these objectives.
The module explores approaches to spirituality appropriate to adolescents/ youth and addresses key issues of ethical formation. It also develops skills for appropriate celebration of rituals, prayer and liturgy in the school/ educational community context and assist the school/ educational community both in times of crisis and in times of celebration.