Western orthodox spirituality

Course Information
TitleΟρθόδοξη δυτική πνευματικότητα / Western orthodox spirituality
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorFotios Ioannidis
Course ID60005298

Programme of Study: Anamorfōméno PPS Tmīmatos THeologías (2020)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesSpring-3

Programme of Study: UPS School of Theology (2013-today)

Registered students: 33
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective CoursesSpring-3

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • Italian (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students are able to: - get to know western spirituality of the undivided Church, - become familiar with the source material, - compare Eastern with Western spirituality.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course studying the western spirituality at the first millennium. The course aims to acquaint the students with the spirituality of the Western tradition during the undivided Church.
western spirituality
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Power Point Use of electronic sources provided by the AUTh Library Use of the elearning platform Use of the teacher's personal website Contact by email
Course Organization
Reading Assigment100.4
Written assigments130.5
Student Assessment
Presence and participation in the class Writing and presentation of work Oral exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Φ. Σ. Ιωαννίδης, Εκκλησιαστική Γραμματολογία της Δύσης, έκδ. Ostracon Publishing p.c., Θεσσαλονίκη 2014
Additional bibliography for study
Φ. Σ. ΙΩΑΝΝΙΔΗΣ, Πτυχές της Ορθόδοξης Δυτικής Εμπειρίας: Θεολογία - Γραμματεία - Πνευματικότητα, β' έκδοση επαυξημένη, Μπαρμπουνάκης, Θεσσαλονίκη 2019
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