Bachelor of Theology (Honours)
Application deadlines: 21 July
Intakes: July, February
International tuition: A$22,048
Domestic tuition: A$6,560
As part of the honours degree, you will: establish a strong foundation for higher degree research by learning more about research methods and strategies used in theology explore in depth either a classical theological text or a substantial contemporary work examine a key theological theme (creation, revelation, salvation, liberation) and/or specific moral or ethical question (global poverty, work, care for the environment, the family, forgiveness) write a thesis that adds to the knowledge base of the discipline. Aside from expanding your knowledge, a theology honours degree will give you an edge in an increasingly competitive job market. You will enhance your capacity across high-level research, as well as your writing and problem solving skills – highly transferable skills that employers have identified as the necessary skill-sets for sustaining a long, distinguished and personally rewarding career.
This program can be done
Academic IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and speaking tests, and a minimum of 5.5 in listening and reading tests) plus high level achievement in a three year Bachelor of Theology qualification.
Graduates in theology can pursue a range of opportunities in such vocational fields as teaching, or work in church agencies and ministries, chaplaincy, community building, or undertake pastoral work. Alternatively, you may wish to pursue a career in an area that utilises the skills acquired through your theology degree, such as journalism, media, administration, or public relations. If you are interested in undertaking further higher-degree research, an honours degree will provide you with a strong foundation to pursue this path.
Ballarat , Australia