The latest SRC Newsletter — for week commencing May 25 — is now available. Please visit the SRC News page: go to the “Newsletters” menu and choose the “SRC News” item.
Second Semester Admissions and Re-enrolments at YTU
Admissions or re-enrolments in coursework awards are available 8-25 June (see this flyer for details)
Applications for Admission to Research Degrees need to be submitted by 15 November 2015 for entry in first semester 2016.
Social Policy Connections Newsletter, May 2015
YTU Graduates 2015
We congratulate the YTU students who graduated with a University of Divinity award on Friday 20 March 2015. The graduation took place at St. Michael’s Uniting Church in Collins Street. The list of YTU graduates is available to view (as a PDF).
Symposium: Mission Beyond – Ad Gentes
When: October 2-3, 2015
Flyer: Please see this flyer for preliminary details.
Student Representative Council 2015
President: Matthew Tonini, O’Carm
Secretary: Elissa Roper
Treasurer: Khoi Nguyen, MSC
Ordinary Members: Joe Ganci, OFM; Michael Wu, SVD; Ben Ho, SSS; Nguyen Ngoc Son, CSsR; Joseph (Joey) Laia, CP; Pia Pagotto (Chaplain)
Liturgy Study Tour in November 2015
Please refer to this flyer for details.
Only limited places are available so be quick.
For further information, please contact Margaret Smith via email: .
YTU Handbook 2015
The YTU Handbook for 2015 is now available for download.
Graduate Certificate in Teaching Religious Education – 2015
YTU offers the course, Graduate Certificate in Teaching Religious Education, which is taught at the rate of one unit per semester over two years at Box Hill and Sale.
When the course is successfully completed, a registered teacher in a Catholic school can apply to the Catholic Education Office for accreditation to teach religious education in a Catholic school.
The Catholic Education Office Melbourne (CEOM) offers sponsorship for many applicants. Notice of the availability of sponsorship can be found on the CEVN website (Catholic Education Victoria Network). However, applications for 2015 sponsorship closed Friday 22 August 2014.
The Catholic Education Office in Ballarat also offers sponsorship, and Application forms are available from the CEO (Ballarat) website www.ceoballarat.catholic.edu.au and completed applications are to be returned to: Dr Gina Bernasconi, Religious Education Centre, Catholic Education Ballarat, PO Box 576, Ballarat 3353.
Inquiries about the Sale course can be directed to Dr Sr Rose Duffy csb via: or direct 5622 6624.
Please follow these links for more details about sponsorship, application and re-enrolment forms and dates for 2015:
The Discovery Layer in ARK
ARK is the University of Divinity’s Learning Management System from which you can access class materials and resources for assignments. ARK also gives you access to libraries of the University. You can download the guide by clicking on this link.
A Guide to Accessing Ark, the University of Divinity Learning Management System
Please find attached a guide to accessing the University Management System known as ARK. It is used by most lecturers to post unit descriptions, reading materials and assessment tasks. You can download the guide.
FIRE – Friends Igniting Reconciliation through Education
During the Inaugural Mass on Friday 15 March, Vicki Clark of the Aboriginal Catholic Ministry in Victoria, presented to YTU the FIRE Carriers Symbol in acknowledgement of YTU’s commitment to Reconciliation. This involves an ongoing commitment to developing a Reconciliation plan and continuing to promote Reconciliation throughout the YTU community, continuing to support the Opening Doors Foundation and incorporating Aboriginal spirituality into YTU’s identity. For more details and an image of the Fire Carriers symbol please see this brochure.