Graduate Diploma in Theology

University of Divinity

Course details

CRICOS course code: 045446J

Level of study: Postgraduate

Summary

The Graduate Diploma in Theology allows students to explore areas of interest in theology. It provides a substantial foundation for further study and a means of engaging Christian thought and traditions. Graduates are able to articulate insights for Christian practice and identity.

Course learning outcomes

Graduates of the Graduate Diploma in Theology:

  • Have knowledge of sources, terms and concepts required for theological engagement;
  • Have research, analysis and communication skills applicable to theological studies;
  • Apply skills of interpretation to a range of texts with awareness of context, implications and application to historical and or contemporary issues;
  • Apply relevant theological and hermeneutical skills in clearly articulating insights into life, work and community.

Pathways to future study

Graduates may proceed to a Master of Arts (Theology) or a Master of Divinity. Graduates who have included a 12,000 word Research Essay in their course may be eligible to apply for admission to a higher degree by research.

Course structure

The Graduate Diploma in Theology consists of 144 points comprised of:

72 points of Foundational units taken across three disciplines in at least two fields; and

a further 72 points.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
16,392 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Whitley College
50 The Avenue
Melbourne Victoria 3052
Australia
16,392 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Stirling Theological College
44-60 Jackson’s Road
Melbourne Victoria 3170
Australia
16,392 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Catholic Theological College
278 Victoria Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3002
Australia
16,392 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Trinity College Theological School
100 Royal Parade
Melbourne Victoria 3052
Australia
16,392 Per Year
Read more2,732 per standard unit; Application fee: 300
27 Feb 2023
31 Jul 2023
1 year
Full time
Yarra Theological Union
98 Albion Road
Melbourne Victoria 3128
Australia

Entry criteria

Successful completion of an undergraduate degree or a Graduate Certificate in Theology.

IELTS Academic: 6.5 with no band below 6.0; TOEFL Academic: 550 with a Test of Written English score of at least 4.5; TOEFL Internet: 79 including at least 21 (Writing), 12 (Listening), 13 (Reading), 18 (Speaking); PTE Academic: 58 with no communicative skill score below 50.

Address

University of Divinity
21 Highbury Grove
Melbourne Victoria 3101
Australia
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