Dear Coordinators and Catechists,
We are pleased to open registration for the following course:-
FCC – Introduction to Catechetical Pedagogy & Catechetical Methods
Oct 7, 14, 21, Nov 4, 11, 18, 25 & Dec 2 (Mondays)
7:30pm – 10:00pm
Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
24, Highland Road, Singapore 549115
Course fees are waived for 2019 *
*Notwithstanding the waiver of the contribution of module fees, participants are required to register for all courses and events to assist us in the booking of appropriate rooms, printing of materials and arrangement of tea and snacks, etc. In the event of foreseeable no-shows, we encourage participants to inform the office in advance to help prevent wastage of resources.Failure to do so will result in participant being charged the full course fee of $160, as this course is heavily subsidised by the Archdiocese.
- Catechetical Coordinators & Level Coordinators for Children and/or Youth
- All Catechists & Assistant Catechists
- Catechetical Assistants & Facilitators
- RCIA Coordinators, Facilitators & Sponsors
This course will introduce participants to the method of catechesis as proposed by the Universal Church.
|Theoretical Component||1. Aim and Purpose of Catechesis|
|2. Understanding the Pedagogy of God and Unfolding the 12 Characteristics of Catechesis|
|3. Catechism of the Catholic Church and Understanding the Catechetical Process|
|4. Understanding the Methodology of Catechesis & the curriculum overview|
|Practical Component||5. Understanding the Planes of Development & Characteristics of the Person|
|6. Breakout sessions for Children’s, Youth Tracks, RCIA & Liturgy of the Word with Children|
1 Participants who had previously completed Parish Team Training or Introduction to Catechetical Pedagogy (before 2015) are exempted from Components 1, 2 and 3 of this module. Please contact us at to enquire.
Please Click on this link to register:
|CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS AND ACCESS TO CURRICULUM|
FCC (FOUNDATIONAL CATECHESIS COURSE)
The FCCs are the recommended foundational requirements for all catechists, including CGS, home-based, special needs and RCIA. It consists of the following modules:-
In addition to the FCCs, the BCCs are the recommended requirements as follows: –
BCC (BASIC CATECHESIS COURSE)
Catechists are required to complete all the modules within 3 years in order to receive their Certificate of Completion.
Catechists who have attended previous courses but have yet to hand in their assignments are encouraged to attend the courses again as a REFRESHER.
Pre-requisites for access to Children’s Curriculum (Foundation Year 1 to Level 6):
Pre-requisite for access to Youth Curriculum Levels 7 and 8:
Pre-requisite for access to Youth Curriculum Levels 9 and 10:
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Please feel free to contact us at [email protected] should you need further clarifications or have any other queries.We look forward to seeing you.
Thank you and God Bless
Office For Catechesis
Catholic Archdiocesan Education Centre (CAEC)
2 Highland Road, #02-02
Email: [email protected] Website: www.catechesis.org.sg Main line: 6911 0400