Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies

(GradCertThSt)

The Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies is for students seeking foundational postgraduate theological studies. It is ideal, and provides entry, for those considering a Master in Theological Studies.

Number of Units

4

Duration of Course

0.5 years full-time
1.5 years part-time

Entry Requirements

A completed undergraduate degree in any discipline

Core Units Required

2 core units
/ Introduction to Theology
/ Introduction to the Old Testament OR Introduction to the New Testament
2 elective units

Cost

Standard unit: $2,490
(specialty units excluded)

Future Pathways

Students who complete this award often continue their educational pathway with the MThSt, MA, MDiv, MLead, or (with the correct requirements) the MTh.

Graduate Diploma of Theological Studies

(GradDipThSt)

The Graduate Diploma of Theological Studies helps students who want to develop skills in Theological and/or Biblical Studies.

Specialisations include:
Biblical Studies
Theology

Number of Units

8

Duration of Course

1 years full-time
3 years part-time

Entry Requirements

A completed undergraduate degree in any discipline

Core Units Required

4 core units
/ Introduction to Theology
/ The Person and Work of Christ
/ Introduction to the Old Testament
/ Introduction to the New Testament
4 elective units

Cost

Standard unit: $2,490
(specialty units excluded)

Future Pathways

Students who complete this award often continue their educational pathway with the MThSt, MA or MDiv, or (with the correct requirements) the MTh.

Master of Theological Studies

(MThSt)

The Master of Theological Studies is an advanced course of study for students wishing to acquire expertise in biblical and theological studies. It allows students to explore these areas in depth, while still having the flexibility to supplement this with studies in other disciplines also.

Specialisations include:
/ Biblical Studies
/ Theology

Number of Units

12 total (entry via a 4 unit GradCert)

Duration of Course

1.5 years full-time
4.5 years part-time

Entry Requirements

Students enter via a Graduate Certificate.

Core Units Required

6 core units
/ Introduction to the Old Testament
/ Introduction to the New Testament
/ Hermeneutics
/ Introduction to Theology
/ The person and work of Christ
/ Research unit in B or T (Independent Guided Study, research project, research essay or capstone unit)
6 elective units

Cost

Standard unit: $2,490
(specialty units excluded)

Future Pathways

Depending on previous study, MThSt graduates may go on to study Ma, MTh, MLead, MDiv, DMin or PhD.


Back to Courses