PCM 502 Fundamentals of Pastoral Administration
Faculty: David B. Couturier, OFM. Cap. (Profile)
ABOUT THE COURSE
This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of administration and management in pastoral organizations, with special attention to the pastoral dynamics of modern parishes. Students will come to a basic understanding of the principles of organizational development and change, identifying key issues and tasks related to the various systems that make up a modern pastoral organization. This course will introduce students to four inter-related administrative tasks: how to manage congregational systems, personnel, finances, and facilities.